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Arson Suspected In Boone County Brush Fires

Reported: Apr. 21, 2014 8:39 AM EDT
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MADISON, W.Va. (AP) -- Arson is suspected in a series of brush fires in Boone County.

The Division of Forestry tells media outlets that one fire occurred Sunday in Bandytown and three occurred Saturday in the Williams Mountain area.

Another fire occurred last week in Bandytown.

The Division of Forestry said arson is suspected in all five fires. A total of about 100 acres was burned.

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