Body found in West Garfield Park basement after fire, officials say

Firefighters found a body in the basement of a West Side building after extinguishing a fire, officials said.

The building is located near Congress and Kostner in the city's West Garfield Park neighborhood. The body has been identified as 66-year-old Harvey Cobbs, Jr.

Police are continuing to investigate.

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