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Fire Breaks Out At 'Birthday Cake House' Near Detroit's Heidelberg Project

DETROIT (WWJ) - Officials are investigating what might be yet another case of arson near the Heidelberg Project on Detroit’s east side.

Fire broke out early Tuesday morning at a house on Heidelberg Street just south of Ellery Street. 116 more words


Fort Collins Mother, Son Convicted Of Arson Insurance Scam

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — A Fort Collins mother and son have been sentenced to prison for setting their home on fire with hopes of collecting an insurance payout. 113 more words


2 Men Arrested For Allegedly Starting 8 Fires In Alameda Identified

ALAMEDA (CBS SF) — Two people arrested for allegedly setting a series of fires throughout Alameda early Sunday morning have been identified as 27-year-old Stephen Petersen and 22-year-old Andrew Gutierrez, police and fire officials said. 392 more words


Md. Man Charged In Death Of Pa. Man Found In Burned Car

HYNDMAN, Pa. (AP) — Police say four people are in custody in the death of a man whose body was found in a burned-out car in in south-central Pennsylvania last week. 109 more words


Gardaí investigating suspected arson attack in Bay Estate

Gardaí are investigating a suspected arson attack on a house in the Bay Estate area of Dundalk at the weekend.

The incident occurred in the Willowdale area of the estate on Saturday morning, with the house badly damaged in the blaze. 34 more words

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arson in september

autumn in the air tonight
with the sweet and acrid
scent of gasoline,
matches snapping crisply
headlights glinting
in the glass of your bedroom window… 148 more words

Don't be an arsonist's wet dream

With temperatures soaring across the country this week – the bushfire season has officially begun and already police have attended to dozens of sites where bushfires have been lit deliberately, further investigating even more. 387 more words