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Armed man burns down own house

Posted: Thursday, Jun 27th, 2013

Smoldering remains were all that was left for firefighters after a man who allegedly burned down his own house Monday on Bear Creek Road held them at bay with an AK-47 rifle. (Photo by James Rand)

OTIS An armed man who burned down his own house on Bear Creek Road Tuesday afternoon while holding police and firefighters at bay is now in the Lincoln County Jail, where he is facing numerous charges, including two felony arson counts.

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