UPDATE: Body discovered after a fire in Brampton

Brampton Fire body

Peel Police are investigating after a person was found dead in a residential area near Sandalwood Parkway and Bramalea.

Emergency crews were called to deal with fire between two houses.

Brampton Fire put the fire out. That's when they found a body. Police say a gas can was found nearby.

It's still not clear how this person died or whether they were dead before the fire.

Police can't yet say whether the fire was deliberately set.