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18-year-old man charged with arson in Black Hawk County

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BLACK HAWK COUNTY (KWWL) -

An 18-year-old has been charged with arson after police say he poured accelerate on a fire in his garage.

The happened December 7th at the 400 block of Dunkerton Road. Cedar Falls Fire Rescue, with the help of Janesville Fire put out the fire at the detached garage.

Further investigation found Royce Lenth poured an accelerate on a fire inside the garage. Three other people were in the garage at the time. They were were able to get out uninjured. 

Lenth is charged with 2nd degree Arson. 

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