This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

CHICAGO — A decomposing body was found after a fire on the city’s South Side.

Police were called to the fire near 79th and Greenwood in the East Chatham neighborhood, just before 1:30 a.m. Monday.

Officers found the body inside a third floor apartment.

A death investigation is underway.

This is a developing story. Check back for details.