A house fire on Pierce Street on June 9 left a family homeless. The family is asking for the community's assistance with donations to help them move into an apartment.

According to homeowner Melissa Casas, has been staying at a hotel as the local housing authority rushes her application to get her family into an apartment.

State Fire Marshals' recently determined the house fire was a result of arson, according to investigators.

Investigators have interviewed the owner and are looking into interviewing a person of interest related to the arson, but no arrests have been made.

No one was home at the time of the fire.

The family has set up a GoFundMe account for donations to help with furniture, clothing and other necessities the family may encounter. The account can be found at https://www.gofundme.com/house-lost-in-fire-disater?sharetype=teams.