Man Burned In Suspicious House Fire

A man receives second degree burns in a suspicious house fire Monday night in Kilgore.

The fire broke out in the kitchen at a home on Rim Road in Kilgore. Police say 21 year old Christopher Wheeler was the only one home at the time. He was taken to a local hospital with burns to his hands.

The ATF is investigating the cause of the blaze and a search warrant was issued for the home by the district attorney's office. So far no charges have been filed.

Amy Tatum reporting.