The State Fire Marshal’s Office is investigating a house fire in Coshocton that is being called suspicious.
The Coshocton Fire Department arrived at 928 South 6th Street at 5:39 a.m. on Wednesday and found a heavily involved fire at the front of the home. Three Rivers Fire District, Jackson Township and Conesville Fire Departments were also on scene to assist.
Owners Shawn Dotsie and Tiffany Self were not home at the time of the incident. Damage to the structure is being estimated at $41,000 and $25,000 to its contents. A home owned by Nancy Mercer received minor heat damage to the exterior siding.
The fire remains under investigation.