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SWAR man charged with arson for Columbia County house fires

Ryan Keith Evans, 25 of Stephens, AR Ryan Keith Evans, 25 of Stephens, AR
COLUMBIA COUNTY, AR (KSLA) -

A Southwest Arkansas man has been arrested, linked to a pair of house fires in a Columbia County community.

Ryan Evans, 25 of Stephens, AR in Ouachita County, was arrested for his involvement in two of four house fires reported in the Four Communities area.

According to the Columbia County Sheriff's Office, Evans was part of an arson on Columbia Road 49 and one on Columbia Road 440.

An investigation by the Magnolia Police Department, the Four Communities Police Department and the CCSO led to the Evans' arrest.

Evans is being held at the Columbia County Detention Facility on $100,000 bond.

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