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Waterloo police make arrest following January house fire

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WATERLOO (KWWL) -

A man now faces arson charges after a fire in Waterloo last month.

Police arrested 59-year-old Dale Hansen at the Black Hawk County Jail on Friday.  Hansen is charged with 2nd degree arson, unlawful possession of pseudoephedrine and conspiracy to make methamphetamine.

The fire happened on January 4th.  Hansen was at the scene with burn injuries and was taken to a local hospital.  Police say firefighters found suspicious items at the scene and called the Tri-County Drug Task Force. 

The investigation into the fire and meth making continues.

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