A fire that destroyed an old farm house in Barbour County on October 3 in believed to be arson, according to the State Fire Marshal's Office.
The fire occurred at a home along Route 57 at approximately 12:14 a.m.
The house was already engulfed in flames when emergency crews arrived, Philippi Fire Department officials said.
The house was a total loss.
Anyone with information should call the Arson Hotline at 800-233-FIRE.
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