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41-Year Prison Sentence Set Aside In Detroit Firefighter’s Death

Mario Willis was accused of paying a handyman $20 to burn down an abandoned house in 2008.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/13/2015

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Arson Investigators Respond To Suspicious Apartment Fire On Detroit’s East Side

Crews say due to the nature of the fire, they’re requesting arson investigators to respond.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/15/2015

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Crews Battle Multiple Fires On Detroit’s East Side: ‘Did You Hear? The Whole City Is Burning’

“This is worse than Devil’s Night,” said one area resident.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/28/2015

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Body Found In Burning Van In Pontiac Backyard

The van was parked behind home on South Boulevard for over a year, neighbors told investigators.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/12/2015

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20-Year-Old Woman Charged With Murder Of Sterling Heights Man She Met On Craigslist

A 20-year-old Madison Heights woman has been charged with murder after allegedly killing a man she met online.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/31/2015

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Police: Kalamazoo Man Set Fire To Adult Store To Eradicate Porn

A 41-year-old Kalamazoo man accused of burning down an adult entertainment store allegedly told police he wanted to eradicate porn.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/20/2015

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Nothing Burns Like Detroit: City Faces Longtime, Costly Epidemic Of Arson

Arson is a raging epidemic in Detroit, where buildings burn faster than the city can demolish them.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/19/2015

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Man Admits Guilt, Must Pay Restitution In 2011 Arson-For-Profit Plot

It set off a blast at the commercial laundry service on Hoover near Stephens that caused $1 million in damages to nearby homes.


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Gas Station A Total Loss After Fire, Authorities Investigate Possibility Of Arson

Authorities are investigating the possibility of arson in connection with the fire at the Marathon gas station.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/04/2015


Man Mad About Divorce Allegedly Sets Wife’s Bed, House On Fire

An Oakland County woman and her three kids put three fires out themselves, authorities say.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/22/2014