Police have identified the 53-year-old man who was found dead after a fire at an East Haddam home Monday as Thomas Rasimas.
Firefighters responded to the home at 51 Ackley Cemetery Road around 3 p.m. Monday and found heavy fire at the 2-and-a-half story wooden home.
The family told firefighters that one person was unaccounted for and firefighters found Rasimas dead inside the home hours later.
He was a resident of the home, according to state police.
The fire remains under investigation.