At 10:28 pm Tuesday, the East Contra Costa Fire Protection District responded to a report of a outside fire in the 2200 block of Star Lilly Ct in the City of Brentwood.
Upon arrival, firefighters located a fence on fire along with some bushes. The fire was quickly extinguished prior to catching the house on fire.
According to Steve Aubert, Fire Marshal, he called the fire suspicious in nature and the Brentwood Police Department is now investigating. No injuries were reported.
The fire was at the home of Antioch Unified School District Superintendent Stephanie Anello less than 24-hours before the school board is set to discuss her evaluation. The retired police chief of the Antioch Police Department also lives in the home.
No other information was released by the Fire District.