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By Kaye Wonderhouse On Wednesday, September 18th, 2019
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Iowa man David Smith dies after setting himself on fire in Des Moines Central Library

Police in Des Moines, Iowa identified David Smith as the man who walked into the busy atrium of the Iowa public library, then doused himself in a flammable liquid before setting himself on fire. Smith, 36, died More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, September 18th, 2019
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South Dakota man, Emery Arapahoe, gets 32 years for the 2017 axe murder of Raymond Waters

A Pine Ridge man has been sentenced to almost 32 years for the grisly axe murder of a random man sleeping in a trailor back in 2017. photo by Okan Caliskan via Pixabay The now, 19-year-old Emery Arapahoe received More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, August 21st, 2019
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Small Church Destroyed in Apparent Arson in Southern India

(International Christian Concern) –On Monday, August 12, a small church made of wooden poles and thatch was set on fire and completely destroyed by unknown people in Thakkallepadu village, approximately 80 miles More...

By Guest Author On Tuesday, July 16th, 2019
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Arson Among Top Causes for Commercial Building Fires

According to the National Fire Prevention Association (NFPA), Up to 75,000 commercial building fires occur each year in the United States. Harming both humans and property, commercial building fires cause 85 civilian More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, July 13th, 2019
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Church in India Completely Destroyed in Suspected Arson Attack

(International Christian Concern) –On June 26, a church was burned to ashes in Charla, a village located 150 miles north of Hyderabad, Telangana’s state capital. The entire structure, made of thatch, wooden More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, April 18th, 2019
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North Adams Couple Charged in Case of Fatal Drug Distribution And Subsequent Arson

Damiane Buehrer and Kristy Bumpus (aka “Kristy Buehrer”), have been indicted on federal arson charges related to the January 11, 2017, burning of the body and car of a former North Adams, Michigan, resident More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, April 15th, 2019
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$10,000 Reward for Information Relating to Arson at Escondido Mosque

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF); the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI); and the Escondido Police Department (EPD) announced today, April 11, 2019, that a $10,000 reward is being More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, March 9th, 2019
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Columbia Man, Wesley Brian Kaster Charged with Arson at Planned Parenthood Clinic

A Columbia, Mo., man was charged in federal court today with the arson at the Columbia Health Center (operated by Planned Parenthood Great Plains) on Feb. 10, 2019. Wesley Brian Kaster, 42, was charged in a criminal More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, January 18th, 2019
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Florida: Walter Stolper owned a Santa Hitler mug, Nazi emblem knife, SS flag and Mein Kampt

On Thursday, it was revealed that the elderly anti-Semitic Florida man who tried to burn down his Miami Beach condo during the summer, shouting he was “going to burn down the building with all the f***ing Jews,” More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, November 20th, 2018
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Kentucky Woman, Brandi Pritchard Sentenced to 10 Years For Arson resulting in Death

A former Columbia, Kentucky, woman was sentenced today by United States District Judge Greg Stivers to 121 months of imprisonment on charges of arson and insurance fraud.  The arson, which completely destroyed More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Thursday, November 15th, 2018
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Wisconsin couple’s death ruled a murder suicide: Karen Fry killed by husband Dennis Fry, bodies found in house fire

A medical examiner’s report has ruled the death of an Oconto County couple whose bodies were found after a house fire a murder suicide. The Wisconsin wife and husband were identified as Karen Fry and Dennis More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, November 5th, 2018
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Columbia Man, Steve Pritchard sentenced to 30 Years for Arson and Insurance Fraud

A Columbia, Kentucky man was sentenced today in United States District Court by Judge Greg Stivers to 360 months of imprisonment on charges of arson and insurance fraud.  Steve Allen “Boo” Pritchard, 44, started More...

By The Dispatch On Sunday, October 28th, 2018
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Washington man, Darron Wint Found Guilty of First-Degree Murder

Darron Wint, 37, also known as Daron Wint, formerly of Lanham, Md., was found guilty by a jury today of 20 felony charges, including multiple counts of first-degree murder while armed, for the May 2015 slayings More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, September 29th, 2018
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Former Sacramento lawyer sentenced in arson, fire insurance fraud scheme with Jamal Shehadeh

U.S. District Judge Morrison C. England Jr. sentenced Brian J. Stone, 60, of Sacramento, to six years in prison and to pay over $243,000 in restitution and a $12,500 fine for his convictions on 13 counts of wire More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, February 28th, 2018
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Florida man, Brody Seiger, arrested for torching two churches in Seminole: ‘He set the fires for God’

Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office detectives assigned to the Arson & Auto Theft Unit have a arrested a man Tuesday they say is responsible for starting fires at two churches in Seminole. According to detectives, More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Thursday, December 8th, 2016
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Two teens arrested in connection with Tennessee’s deadly wildfires

Authorities have arrested two teenagers in connection with last week’s deadly wildfires. Officials held a news conference at the Sevier County Courthouse Wednesday, confirming that they have been charged with More...

By Sierra Jones On Wednesday, January 6th, 2016
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Denver counselor John Rutter identified as man killed in Arvada fire

Police have identified the body found in the rubble of a fire-ravaged Colorado building after the report from the Jefferson County Coroner’s Office. John Rutter, 55, was a counselor who worked for Creative More...

By Butter Bracco On Thursday, October 23rd, 2014
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Murder suspect Jacob Ferrero leads police to Samantha Greenlee body

The shocking and brutal death of Samantha Greenlee made headlines again today as murder suspect Jacob Ferrero rode with police to direct them to the location of her remains. New information also points to Samantha More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, May 9th, 2014
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Authorities detail Darrin Campbell’s purchases of fireworks, gas cans, part of murder suicide story

In a shocking murder suicide case in Florida, police are now revealing more details surrounding Darrin Campbell and his purchasing $600 or more of fireworks and the link to the arson which left four dead and a million More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, January 10th, 2014
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Nepal: Hindu extremists attack Christians, burn down homes and church

A church building and the homes of four Christian converts in a Nepal village were burned down, according to Barnabas Fund. Hindu extremists are being blamed for the rash of violence in Nepal as homes are being More...


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