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Arson victim also culprit

National News // By Tay Kinnear // Aug. 28, 2019

A man who died in a house fire in Thurgau in April started the blaze himself, say investigators.

Pixabay Arson victim also culprit

Firefighters discovered the body of the 50-year-old resident.

Arson was always suspected when the large multi occupancy home caught fire in Salmsach. Now prosecutors believe the victim started it.

Another resident, a 55-year-old woman managed to escape.

Prosecutors say the criminal case will now be closed.


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