Omaha Police say the man whose body was found in a burning apartment building last Friday near 72nd and Seward was 82 year old William Stewart Jr.

Stewart's body was found inside a unit at the Courtyard Apartments after firefighters extinguished the flames. 

Neighbors smelled and saw smoke coming from the apartment around 1:30 and called 911

The investigation is continuing and being handled by the Omaha Fire Department's Arson Unit.