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Police action against arsonist

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09:25 CET+01:00
A major police operation started on Wednesday night in Trollbäcken, where a 40-year old man had poured petrol around a property threatening to set it alight, according to DN on Thursday. According to police reports there were people inside the house that had no way of getting out. P

Police managed to secure the house while waiting for another response from the alleged arsonist. According to DN's report police could not establish whether the man had actually poured petrol on the ground around the house, or not. "The man was hiding and had made a threat over the phone to set fire to the house", said DN. The police were still searching for the man at midnight on Wednesday.

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