An early morning fire at a vacant building on Northeast Second Street is being called "suspicious". Bend Fire received a call around 5:45 a.m. that there was a fire on the outside of a vacant building owned my Melrose Construction. When firefighters arrive, they determined that the fire was beginning to breach the interior of the building. They were able to knock down the fire quickly, but the inside of the building sustained smoke damage, and the estimated loss is at $50,000. The cause of the fire is listed as "suspicious" and is now under investigation by Bend Police.