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    Default Connellsville, PA Serial Arson Plague

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    Being close to the area I feel for these depts and hope for all of their safety. Stay safe and make it home brothers and hopefully they catch whoever is doing this.

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    Also being close to the area (Westmoreland County) I hope all the firefighters and responders stay safe with this and hopefully they catch him soon.
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    Stayback, thanks for posting the article as I am computer illiterate and wouldnt have a clue of how to do it. Saw the fire on the news today glad noone was hurt. Hope they catch this person or people soon so the community can rest easy at night. To all the brothers in Connellsville F.D. and mutual aid companies stay safe and be carefull dont do anything you dont have to.

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    Anyone wanna bet that there is at least one FF involved in this?

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    By George... I think you're right!
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    Did anyone else notice the link to this article off to the side under Local and Regional Headlines?

    Some Of City's Highest Paid Workers Are Firefighters

    http://www.wpxi.com/money/4155031/detail.html
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    Originally posted by GeorgeWendtCFI
    Anyone wanna bet that there is at least one FF involved in this?

    If there is...this will probably be one of the largest FF serial arsons in history. This community is absolutely fear-stricken...this has been taken to a level of domestic terrorism in my opinion. Perhaps some of the arsons are copycat, but there is obviously a big, big problem here.

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    Sher...The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette printed names and income yesterday. The media is all over that story.
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    An older article with some more information...

    http://www.post-gazette.com/pg/04344/424031.stm
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    Originally posted by StayBack500FT
    Sher...The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette printed names and income yesterday. The media is all over that story.
    I saw yesterday after I posted that link that there's a thread on it, with a longer article ... I think it might have been the Gazette too.
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    Fire now considered suspicious in nature.

    http://kdka.com/topstories/local_story_034104657.html
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    I have had a bad feeling about this for a while.

    http://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/trib.../s_300223.html
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    God, I'm good.

    I have another hunch about this case that i am not going to post right now because it is inappropriate. I will, however, email it to StayBack for private feedback.

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    I saw on thenews today that the ATF is not sharing any info on the latest fire with the dept. They also said that some firefighters had been interviewed, nothing more was said other than that. It was also reported that cameras have been installed in and around Connellsville. It is starting to seem that the noose is tightening, hopefully this will come to an end soon and the community can sleep at night again. Stay safe.

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    Wow!

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    Veeeeery ugly situation!!!
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    Think that Fire Chief had a couple of BATFE Agents sitting on his doorstep this morning or what?

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    I can't think that the leaking of the camera information was very good.
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    The whole situation is horrible, whoever is responsible needs to be caught and receive the most serious penalty available, if not someone is eventually going to get hurt
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    No more details at this time:
    http://www.wpxi.com/news/4224301/detail.html
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    Fire now reported as arson...

    http://www.wpxi.com/news/4224301/detail.html
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    saw that story on the news the other day. Hope they catch whoever is doing this very soon and that all involved stay safe. May the arsonist or arsonists set their own testicles on fire and do it really soon. Everyone else involved stay safe.

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