Chandler house fire called 'suspicious'; renters reportedly moved out earlier in the day

Posted at 5:27 AM, Aug 29, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-29 08:29:12-04

Fire investigators are looking into the cause of a blaze that broke out at an empty Chandler home overnight.

The fire reportedly started around the patio of a home near McClintock Drive and Chandler Boulevard. It spread to the garage and attic before crews were able to extinguish the flames.

According to information at the scene, the property is a rental and the tenants had moved out earlier in the day. No one was at the home at the time of the fire.