The Rockford Fire Department Investigates suspicious house fire

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) -- Investigators begin looking into a fire they believe is suspicious on the city's southeast side.

The Rockford Fire Department responded to a home in the 1500 block of 8th Ave. for a house fire.

Fire crews say they found smoke coming from the exterior doorway. Crews were able to bring the smoke under control and limit the smoke to the doorway. Rockford Fire says there were no injuries and those living in the home were able to remain in the house.