Lover's Lane fire under investigation for possible arson

From Staff Reports

   Investigators with the Carter County Sheriff's Department are investigating a fire that destroyed a home on Lover's Lane Tuesday night.
   The home, located at 159 Lover's Lane and owned by Dallas Campbell, was reported on fire by a neighbor at around 9 p.m.
   According to a report by CCSD Deputy Brad Hamm, after the fire was put out, investigators found evidence that the fire may have been the result of arson.
   "After further investigation into the fire, it was found that a number of clothing items lying in the floor of the bedroom where the fire had started were saturated in what appeared to be kerosene or another excellerant," Hamm states in his report.
   No one was inside the home when fire department personnel arrived on the scene.
   Further investigation into the matter is pending, according to the report.