HUNTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT
815 Wheeler Ave.
Huntsville, Alabama 35801
Rex Reynolds Wendell Johnson
Chief of Police Public Affairs Administrator
(256) 427-7001 (256) 427-7043
Special Operations North Precinct West Precinct South Precinct
(256) 427-7157 (256) 746-4111 (256) 427-5461 (256) 213-4503
Police Identify Body In House Fire
Huntsville, Alabama (March 17, 2006) Investigators with the Huntsville Police Departmentís Major Crimes Unit have released the name of a man whose body was found burned in a house fire last month. Police spokesman Wendell Johnson says an autopsy report reveals 50-year-old Joseph Daniel Michael died as a result of smoke inhalation and burns. Michael is considered a transient. His body was found on February 27th inside a burning house at 2202 Seminole Drive. The investigation is ongoing.