- Associated Press - Friday, March 11, 2016

WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah (AP) - Authorities have determined that a West Valley City man found dead in a house fire had shot and killed himself before setting his home ablaze.

Firefighters had responded Wednesday to reports of smoke coming from the home when they found the body of 45-year-old William Richerson inside near the front door.

West Valley City police spokeswoman Roxeanne Vainuku says investigators have determined the fire was intentionally set and are not looking for additional suspects.

The fire caused an estimated $75,000 in damage to the home.

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