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Arson

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  • Ex-nanny for Penguins' Kunitz charged with stealing jewelry

    The former nanny of Pittsburgh Penguins player Chris Kunitz has been charged with stealing $12,000 diamond earrings from his home, then selling them to jewelry stores, police said. The theft charges filed by police in Collier Township, where Kunitz lives...
  • Philadelphia Ironworkers union agent gets 8 years in prison

    A top official at an ironworkers' union was sentenced on Thursday to eight years in prison in what federal prosecutors say was a campaign of violence and intimidation to coerce building contractors into hiring his workers over non-union competition....
  • Casino arson suspect back in custody after brief, mistaken release

    Casino arson suspect back in custody after brief, mistaken release
    A man who was kicked out of the Seminole Casino Coconut Creek is accused of returning hours later and setting fire to a gasoline-filled container in an entrance way. Adenis Araujo, 43, of Coral Springs, was arrested at noon Wednesday and charged with...
  • Man sentenced for arson spree on Virginia's Eastern Shore

    A man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for setting more than 60 fires on the Eastern Shore. Charles Smith III pleaded guilty in October 2013 to 67 counts of arson and one count of conspiracy to commit arson. Media outlets report that he was...
  • South Carolina fugitive arrested in upstate New York

    Police investigating a suspicious vehicle on a Hudson Valley road last week ended up finding an upstate New York man who's a South Carolina fugitive awaiting trial on attempted murder charges. Police in New Paltz in Ulster County say 19-year-old Daniel...
  • Woman enters Alford pleas to 61 Eastern Shore arson counts

    A woman faces 17 years in prison for participating in a string of fires set on the Eastern Shore. Media outlets report that Tonya Bundick entered Alford pleas on Monday to all 61 arson counts remaining against her. She previously was convicted of setting...
  • Chief: No pattern to string of rental home fires

    A southern Illinois fire chief says a string of fires at rental properties do not appear to be connected. The (Carbondale) Southern Illinoisan reports (http://bit.ly/1aIz5So ) there have been 12 fires at rental homes since May 2014. Seven of them...
  • Suspicious fires test fire department

    Suspicious fires test fire department
    Two abandoned building fires in Gary Saturday appear to have been the work of arsonists, fire officials said. Firefighters responded to a burning abandoned food mart in the 4200 block of Georgia Street late Saturday afternoon. The single-story brick...
  • 5th person charged in deadly Indianapolis house blast

    A man accused of knowing about a plot to destroy an Indianapolis house months before a natural gas explosion leveled it in an alleged insurance fraud became the fifth person formally charged in that deadly 2012 blast. A Marion County judge on Wednesday...
  • Ford Heights fire trainee indicted on arson charges

    Ford Heights fire trainee indicted on arson charges
    A Ford Heights trainee firefighter and college student was indicted in a Cook County court Tuesday on three counts of arson for allegedly setting fire to three vacant houses in the village. Kaumain Allen, 19, was arrested last month when a Cook County...
  • Man charged with arson after fire at 60-year-old Orlando home

     Man charged with arson after fire at 60-year-old Orlando home
    A man traveling by bus from North Carolina has been arrested on charges of setting fire to a home Wednesday near the Orlando bus station, according to the State Fire Marshal’s Office. Dustin Ronayne, 22, was questioned shortly after Orange County...