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NNFD: Suspected arsonist also charged with attempted homicide

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — A Newport News man was charged with attempted homicide after a small fire early Saturday morning.

Just after 1:30 a.m., firefighters responded to Riverlands Drive for a report of an apartment fire, according to Battalion Chief Steven Pincus, with the Newport News Fire Department. 107 more words

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Someone Get a Rope

What’s worse than an arsonist? Answer: An arsonist who has already reproduced.

This uniquely besnouted woman intentionally started FOURTEEN fires in this giant tinderbox we call home. 48 more words


Petersburg arson suspects still on the loose

PETERSBURG, Va. (WRIC) —  Two suspects have been charged with arson after two fires broke out at a house within two months in Petersburg.

The two suspects are on the run, but authorities say they have spoken to both suspects on the phone and both said they were going to turn themselves in. 140 more words


Spruce Grove residents on edge after series of arsons

WATCH: RCMP are investigating a series of arsons in Spruce Grove. Tom Vernon reports.

EDMONTON – A series of fires in a Spruce Grove neighbourhood have residents unnerved. 374 more words


Investigators: Vestavia Terrace fire 'biggest case of arson' in city history

VESTAVIA HILLS, Ala. (WIAT) — Vestavia Hills fire investigators are calling the Vestavia Terrace fire the biggest case of arson in the city’s history. They are scouring the scene for clues as to who could have set the fire. 294 more words


Officials: Teen Arrested After Patrol Car Set Afire In Texas

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PEARLAND, Texas (AP) – Authorities say a 16-year-old Mexican national torched a patrol car and then led deputies on a chase through two Southeast Texas counties before being arrested. 125 more words