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  • House Fire Set, Authorities Say

    News
    The News and Observer
    Posted: January 9th, 2003

    DURHAM -- The fire that destroyed a two-story house on American Drive was intentionally set in three places


  • Investigation Continues Into Suspicious Durham House Fire

    News
    Posted: January 8th, 2003

    Investigators returned to the scene of a suspicious Durham house fire Tuesday, a day after a teen narrowly escaped the blaze. Police and firefighters believe the 16-year-old girl was bound by chains when the fire on American Drive started, but neither department will comment on the case.


  • Commuter Plane Crashes Into Charlotte Airport Hanger

    News
    Posted: January 8th, 2003

    A small commuter plane with 21 people aboard crashed into a hanger at Charlotte-Douglas International Airport Wednesday morning. Police say there were no survivors. • Watch Video


  • Christmas Fire In Ayden Ruled Arson

    Article
    Posted: January 7th, 2003

    Fire erupted in the kitchen of the house shortly before 9:30 p.m. on Dec. 24 and again about 1:45 a.m. Dec. 25. Fire officials contacted the State Bureau of Investigation on Dec. 26 because a second fire would likely have started in the roof, not the kitchen, fire officials said.


  • 21-Year-Old Dies In South Charlotte House Fire

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    Charlotte Observer
    Posted: January 7th, 2003

    Firefighters responded around 8 a.m. to the ranch-style house on the 4900 block of Buckingham Drive after neighbors and motorists reported seeing fire and smoke.


  • Just Venting

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    Fayetville Online
    Posted: January 6th, 2003

    Firefighters had to use a rope to pull the man out of a 10-foot-tall, 1-foot-wide vent where he got stuck during an alleged break-in attempt at the restaurant.