A fire at a Dayton duplex Thursday morning has been deemed suspicious.
The fire was reported around 8:20 a.m. in the 1900 block of Victoria Avenue. Officials said the fire started in the vacant portion of the duplex, and those living in the other side of the duplex were unaware of the blaze until crews arrived. A passerby reported the fire.
The fire caused extensive damage to the vacant side of the duplex, but those living in the other side will be able to return home, officials said.
An arson investigator was requested to the scene.
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