A man who came across the body says it appeared to be a woman who had been stabbed.
A body was found Tuesday afternoon inside a townhouse in Hialeah as police investigated a series of suspicious fires, authorities confirmed.
According to Hialeah Fire Rescue officials, a vehicle outside the home at 1478 W. 44th Terrace appears to have been set on fire and there was a fire inside the townhouse, as well.
Firefighters said suspicious material was also discovered inside the home.
The fires have since been extinguished.
No other details were immediately released.
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The fire that engulfed a Southeast D.C. house in which the bodies of two people, including a retired D.C. police employee, were discovered over the weekend was intentionally set as was another house fire about a block away.