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Abandoned shed latest arson on Va.'s Eastern Shore

Tuesday - 3/26/2013, 7:13am  ET

ACCOMACK, Va. (AP) -- An abandoned shed is the latest arson target on Virginia's Eastern Shore.

Virginia State Police tell media outlets that the fire occurred shortly after 1 a.m. Tuesday. The shed on Metompkin Road was destroyed.

More than 70 deliberately set fires have occurred on the Eastern Shore since last November. Most of the structures have been abandoned. No injuries have been reported.

A $25,000 reward is being offered for information leading to an arrest and conviction.


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