The Richmond Heights Police department yesterday recruited the Major Case Squad
to investigate a mysterious home fire.
The fire on the dead-end street of Surrey Hills Drive
reportedly killed 81-year-old
This afternoon investigators continued to search the severely burned home.
The two-alarm blaze erupted around 3 a.m. Wednesday morning. Neighbors say Pierson used a wheelchair and rarely left the house.
Police are providing few details at this point. Back at you when more becomes available.