Shreveport police have discovered charred human remains inside a truck south of East 85th Street.

At around 2:00 this morning, patrol officers responded to a vehicle fire in an open area off of I-49, just north of 3132. Fire department personnel extinguished the fire and located the remains inside a Chevy Avalanche.

Detectives are working with arson investigators and the Caddo Parish Coroner's Office to determine the cause of the blaze and identity of the body.

Authorities say they're conducting interviews and searching missing persons reports. Foul play has not been ruled out in this case. Anyone with information that can help is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 318-673-7373.