Newspaper article The Canadian Press

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Newspaper article The Canadian Press

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BC02 - (Fires-Arrest)

VANCOUVER. x-14s. An arrest has been made as Vancouver police investigate more than two dozen suspicious fires in the city this year. A 38-year-old Vancouver man was arrested yesterday as firefighters arrived at a blaze that damaged a multimillion-dollar property near the University Endowment Lands on the city's west side. Constable Jason Doucette police are trying to determine if the suspect is linked to any of the other blazes. Many of the fires have occurred in homes or properties slated for demolition, but Doucette says that doesn't mean that squatters are involved or that the fires are linked to a specific motive.

("...vacant buildings.") (SOURCE:The Canadian Press)

TAG: Firefighters spotted a man running from the burning house yesterday and have told reporters that plastic lawn furniture was found ablaze inside, and holes had been punched in walls to allow flames to spread more quickly. …

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