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Firefighter Arrested For Arson

Investigators have been saying that many of the forest fires that are burning in southeastern Kentucky have been deliberately set.

Now it turns out state police have arrested a firefighter for the State Division of Forestry and charged him with arson.

20-year old James Adam Yeager is in the Knox County Jail, accused of setting fires on wild land.

Yeager was working as an emergency firefighter for the state.


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