KCK firefighters respond to house fire, find body inside

KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- Police in Kansas City, Kan., were called to assist with a house fire Sunday night after firefighters found a body.

Firefighters were dispatched to the home near 17th and Rowland around 11:30 p.m.

Morris James Letcher, spokesperson for KCK Fire Department

"We're still investigating right now," said Morris James Letcher, spokesperson for KCK Fire Department.

Letcher said investigators are in the process of identifying the victim and determining whether they lived at the home.

It is unclear if the person died as a result of the fire or if their death is suspicious.

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