Officials in Cape May County are investigating an unidentified body found at the scene of a fire in the Shaw Crest Mobile Home Park located off of Route 47 in Lower Township.

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According to a press release, Cape May County Prosecutor Robert Taylor says officers arrived at the intersection of Diane and Channel Avenues in Lower Township and found a maintenance trailer at Shaw Crest Mobile Home Park fully engulfed in flames. Once the fire was put out, the remains of an unidentified male were found in the structure.

Detectives from the Cape May County Prosecutor’s Office, Lower Township Police Department, and investigators from the Cape May County Fire Marshalls Office are conducting an investigation.

The unidentified male was wearing a red and black plaid flannel shirt and gray sweat pants. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Lower Township Police Department at (609) 886-1619.