Lancashire Police investigating the murder of an 88-year-old man in Blackburn believe he was dead before a fire at his home.
Christopher Proctor's bungalow on Pleckgate Road was destroyed by flames in the early hours of Saturday, November 10.
Police today re-issued their appeal for more information about what happened to him.
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