Lake Illawarra Local Area Command
Police Investigate After Body Found – Mt. Murray
Police are conducting an investigation after a body was found in a burnt out car South of Sydney yesterday morning.
About 7 am authorities were alerted to a vehicle on fire in bushland off Mount Murray Road, Mount Murray.
Fire services attended and extinguished the fire and upon closer inspection a badly burnt body was found inside the vehicle.
Detectives from the Goulburn and Lake Illawarra Local Area Command’s, as well as officers from the State Crime Command Homicide Squad attended the scene yesterday.
A crime scene was established and has been examined by forensic officers. The body has not yet been identified and inquiries are continuing.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Lake Illawarra Police on (02) 4295 2699 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.