A body was found inside a burning home Friday in western Jefferson County.
Sheriff’s deputies and Bessemer firefighters responded at 3:20 a.m. to the residence in the 400 block of Weaver Drive, said sheriff’s Lt. Joni Money.
While extinguishing the blaze, firefighters found a body inside.
Money said detectives have been dispatched to the scene to try to determine if foul play was involved.
Anyone with information is asked to call the sheriff’s office at 205-325-1450. Tips can also be submitted online at [email protected].