Homicide suspected after body found in KCK fire

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) -- Kansas City, Kan., firefighters found a body while fighting a blaze at a home in the city.

The fire was reported about 2 a.m. Monday. The woman's body was found inside.

Police said in a news release that they are investigating the death as a homicide.

Police spokesman Officer Tom Tomasic said the home was vacant and it's unclear why the woman was inside the structure.

The name of the victim was not released.