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Sheriff: Man starts wildfires, detained by locals in Oregon

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The sheriff's office thanked those who assisted with controlling the fire and detaining the suspect. The area can only be accessed by Bureau of Land Management and forest service roads and via the river. A BLM employee who was in the area of the blazes saw a man walking along a gravel road and starting fires.
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Sheriff: Man starts wildfires, detained by locals in Oregon

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A man who reportedly ignited wildfires in a remote, forested corner of Oregon was apprehended by three local residents and tied to a tree until police arrived, a sheriff said Tuesday.

4 months ago·United States
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Sheriff: Man starts wildfires, detained by locals in Oregon

An alleged arsonist who reportedly ignited wildfires in a remote, forested corner of Oregon was apprehended by three local residents and tied to a tree until police arrived

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4 months ago·Atlanta, United States
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Oregon Residents Help Officials Arrest Man Accused of Starting Wildfires

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4 months ago·New York, United States
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