BAPTIST — A residential fire that took the life of a 62-year-old man Monday remained under investigation Tuesday, according to a news release from state Fire Marshal Butch Browning.

Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Dawn Panepinto identified the victim as Charles Anthony Ockman, 45158 Baptist Road.

The cause of the fire was suspicious and the investigation by the Sheriff’s Office and the Fire Marshal’s Office would be ongoing, Browning said in a news release.

The fire was reported to authorities just after 5 p.m. Monday, Browning said.