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Police investigate Saturday night arson

(Source: KAIT) (Source: KAIT)

Jonesboro police are investigating a Saturday night arson.

According to a Jonesboro Police Department incident report, it happened in the 1700-block of Irby Street. 

The report said a teenage girl got a knock on her window from a 16-year-old boy.

When she looked outside, she saw fire under the porch of a neighboring home that was vacant.

She told police the boy threatened to burn her house down out of revenge.

Anyone with information on this crime should contact Crimestoppers at 935-STOP. 

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