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Arrest made in Shenandoah house fire

 

SHENANDOAH (AP)--Authorities say they have arrested a man on charges he set fire to a house in Shenandoah.

The state fire marshal's office says 23-year-old Marcus Washington was arrested Tuesday and charged with first-degree arson.

Authorities say an investigation shows that Washington set fire to the house in the early morning of March 28. The house was heavily damaged but no one was hurt.

Authorities say it's believed Washington set the fire out of revenge of spite.

Washington is being held in the Page County jail under $25,000 bond.

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