Body found in fire starts homicide investigation

Published 01/15 2014 03:52PM

Updated 01/16 2014 05:37PM

Update: 10:05 pm
CASEY -- Police are investigating the discovery of two bodies, just miles from each other.

Firefighters discovered the first body after an early morning house fire on Jefferson Avenue. Police say Gregory Collins' death is a homicide.

Then, skeletal remains were found later Wednesday afternoon, near Interstate 70. Police have not released any information on that discovery, but they don't think the cases are related.
Original: 3:52 pm
CASEY -- A fire investigation has turned into a homicide investigation in Clark County. Crews responded to a home in the 700-block of East Jefferson Tuesday night.

Once they got into the burning home, they found a man's body. The coroner's office later identified him as Gregory Collins.

Authorities haven't released a cause of death, just that it's been ruled a homicide.

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