Fayetteville Police Chief Greg Tabor announced Tuesday the Fayetteville Police Department has identified the victim of a recent car fire as 33 year old Donovan Ward Clifton.

Just after 3:00 a.m. on Monday, August 3, the Fayetteville Police Department and Fire Department responded to a report of a car on fire at the On The Mark Sports Bar and Grill on Gregg Avenue. 

After extinguishing the fire, first responders found a deceased person in the driver’s seat.       

The victim’s body was sent to the Arkansas State Crime Lab to for an autopsy. The cause of death has been ruled as acute smoke and soot inhalation.