SURPRISE, Ariz. — Police in Surprise say three charred bodies have been
found in the back of a pickup truck that burned in a remote desert area.
Investigators say the deaths appear suspicious and it’s going to take some time
to identify the bodies.
Police received a call at 2:45 Monday about a vehicle on fire in the area of
219th Avenue and Sun Valley Parkway.
After the fire was extinguished, police spokesman Sgt. Mike Donovan says three
bodies were found in the burned-out truck.
Television footage showed the truck with a yellow tarp covering the vehicle’s
Donovan says no information on the vehicle is being released.