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Wichita Crime Stoppers asks for help in solving an arson fire

June 18, 2019 - 11:19 pm

Wichita Crime Stoppers is asking for help to solve an arson fire at a Wichita residence. Fire crews were called to the 1700 block of east 24th street at around 5:00 p.m. in the afternoon on June 1st.
Arson investigators determined that the house was intestinally set on fire.  "They found multiple areas of origins for the fire," said Wichita Police Officer Kevin Wheeler.  "No one was inside the home at the time," he added. 

The residence had just been vacated by renters.  The fire caused an estimated $50,000 in damage.

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