May 11, 2013 4:02 PM by Sarah Arevalo
COCHISE- The Cochise County Sheriff's Department received a call for a fire in the 400 block of Crystal Avenue in Pirtleville, Just west of Douglas Saturday morning.
Both Pirtleville Fire Department and Douglas Fire Department responded to the call.
Firefighters were able to gain control of the fire before the house collapsed, but half of the residence was destroyed.
The cause of the fire is under investigation, but Sheriff's Deputies determined that the circumstances of the fire were suspicious.
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