About 3:00 a.m., the Clark County Fire Department responded to an empty house fire at 1085 Count Wutzke near Maryland Parkway and Westminster.

When firefighters arrived to the scene, they found heavy fire coming from the garage and front entrance of the single family home. As the fire was being put out, one group of firefighters entered the home, and began searching to see if anyone was inside.

They determined no one was in the home, but there items left behind.

They found that the home was occupied by squatters.

The fire is listed as suspicious.