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Ala. volunteer firefighter arrested for arson

CENTREVILLE, Ala. (AP) - An 18-year-old Bibb County volunteer firefighter has been arrested in connection with an arson.

Stephen Holmes, spokesman for the Alabama Department of Insurance, says Charles D. Jewell is being held in the Bibb County jail on one charge of second degree arson. Authorities believe he set fire to an unoccupied Woodstock home Sunday night.

No one was injured in the fire.

Jewell had been a member of the Green Pond Volunteer Fire Department for two months.


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