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Police: Barn fire a case of arson

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Police say a St. Albans barn fire Sunday is a case of arson.

Firefighters were called in around 9 p.m. for the fire at 952 Maquam Shore Road.  A resident noticed smoke coming from the barn and called 911.  By the time crews arrived the fully involved fire was threatening other buildings on the dairy farm.  No one was hurt.  Officials say the barn, which was being used to store hay, is a complete loss and damage is estimated in excess of $30,000.

Anyone with information about the fire is asked to call the Arson Tip Line at 1-800-32-ARSON There is up to a $5,000 reward for information resulting in an arrest.


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