Muskegon fatal fire deemed to be a suicide

Posted at 9:01 AM, May 05, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-05 09:01:24-04

MUSKEGON, Mich. – The death of a man in a house fire earlier this week has been deemed a suicide.

The fire happened Monday morning about 1:15am in the 800 block of Stevens Street in Muskegon.  The body of the 48-year-old homeowner was found inside.  He was the only person in the home at the time.

The cause of the fire has not yet been determined and was originally deemed as suspicious.

The man’s name is not being released.