A 911 caller alerted the emergency line at 6:55 a.m. Monday that a mannequin was burning outside the Michaels at 11300 Pines Blvd. in Pembroke Pines.
Upon arrival, the city’s fire department determined what the caller reported as a mannequin aflame actually was a black male, now dead. An investigation by Pembroke Pines police is ongoing.
This is a breaking news story and will be updated as more information becomes available.