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Police investigate arson at home in Davy

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Police look for tips on who set fire to a home on Loop 7 Road in Davy Police look for tips on who set fire to a home on Loop 7 Road in Davy

Police in the McDowell County community of Davy are looking for tips to help solve an arson case.

Chief Mike Brooks said that the police department is looking into a blaze that ripped through a home on Loop 7 Highway.  The fire happened on Wednesday, Sept. 25 at around 3 p.m. The home was lived in, but the residents were not at home when the fire broke out. The investigation turned up evidence that the fire was intentionally set.

Officers are being assisted by the West Virginia Fire Marshals office.  Anyone with information on the fire or who may have set it is asked to call the West Virginia Arson Hotline at 800-233-FIRE or the Davy Police Department at 304-656-7145.