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Police Say Puna House Fire a Case of Arson

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Police say a fire that destroyed a home in Orchidland Estates last week was deliberately set.

The department has opened an arson investigation in the fire that destroyed a home on 38th Avenue on Thursday.

Police said the determination was made with the assistance of a dog from the Hawaii Fire Department’s Arson Canine Team.

Anyone with information on the case is asked to contact Det. Wendall Carter at 961-2378 or [email protected].

Anonymous tipsters can call Crime Stoppers at 961-8300.


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