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Fire at murder victim's home called suspicious

PARAGOULD, AR (KAIT) -

The location of an ongoing murder investigation caught on fire Friday night.

Fire crews responded to the home on the corner of West Morgan  and North 5th Streets around  6:30 p.m.

Paragould Fire Chief Kevin Lang said the back of the trailer was on fire.

The home’s deck was damaged along with the back door and some of the inside of the trailer.

The fire is being investigated as suspicious because of the shooting that happened there July 23.

The Paragould Police Department’s Criminal Investigation Division collected samples from the scene.

The police department has still not released the name of the shooting victim.

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