Arson Fires

July 30, 2018 - 6:16 pm
Authorities say a Topeka firefighter was hurt while battling one of two fires that were intentionally set at vacant mobile homes in south Topeka. The Topeka Fire Department wasn't releasing the name of the firefighter injured in Monday's early morning fire. The firefighter was transported to a...
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July 18, 2018 - 6:28 pm
Topeka authorities have arrested one juvenile and are looking for two others after firefighters fought eight intentionally set fires overnight. None of the fires caused serious damage, with many set in garbage, leaves, garages and one unoccupied home. Seven of the fires were reported between about...
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January 24, 2018 - 8:04 pm
A Horton has pleaded no contest to nine felonies connected to the burning of homes and cars last May. The St. Joseph News-Press reports Dustin McCulley, 27, was scheduled to go on trial next week for charges filed after three homes and several vehicles were set on fire in Horton on May 9. No one...
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