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Man, 49, Suspected Of Starting 6 Fires In South Sacramento

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Detectives say they have arrested a man suspected of starting a handful of fires and are looking into whether he is responsible for more. 99 more words


Homeless woman lights boyfriend on fire

DeLAND, Fla. (AP) – A Florida homeless woman is in Volusia County jail after setting her boyfriend on fire.

The Volusia County Sheriff’s office says that 41-year-old Annie Harper doused her boyfriend’s shorts with lighter fluid and then set him on fire. 115 more words


Police seek serial arsonist after series of fires in West Valley City

WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah — Firefighters and police in West Valley City are trying to catch a serial arsonist.

WVC Fire Department personnel said they think the person or persons acting together are behind at least eight to 10 fires over the past several weeks. 445 more words


Dispatchers relive night fire tore through Tooele; 911 calls released

TOOELE, Utah — Tooele County Dispatchers say Tuesday night was one of the biggest challenges of their career.

The phone rang throughout the night regarding a devastating fire that destroyed 10 homes and damaged eight others. 363 more words


85-year-old among traumatized victims of Vincent Cheung, hears judge

VANCOUVER – A series of firebombings and targeted shootings aimed at people who were thought to have a connection to a justice training centre in the Vancouver area has left the victims traumatized, a Crown attorney said Friday. 526 more words


Police Charge East McKeesport Volunteer Firefighter In 2 Arson Cases

EAST McKEESPORT (KDKA) — Allegheny County Police have arrested a volunteer firefighter on arson charges in connection with two recent fires he also helped to extinguish. 412 more words