Suspicious blaze burns Bridgeport home

Bridgeport fire officials are investigating a suspicious blaze on Soundview Avenue this morning.A policeman patrolling the neighborhood noticed smoke coming from the structure just after

BRIDGEPORT - Bridgeport fire officials are investigating a suspicious blaze on Soundview Avenue this morning.

A policeman patrolling the neighborhood noticed smoke coming from the structure just after midnight.

The fire department quickly put out the blaze which started in the basement.

The house is vacant and investigators say they found the front door unlocked and cellar doors open.

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