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Barn burns, suspect caught

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A 20-year-old River Falls man was arrested for a suspicious fire that destroyed a 30-by-75 foot storage shed filled with about 400 large bales of high-quality hay at the UW-River Falls Lab Farm #1 after midnight Friday.

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Said Police Chief Roger Leque: "We believe this was a case of arson."

Christopher D. Pixley, 437 Kennedy St. was arrested in the early Friday morning house after the incident. He was taken to county jail in Ellsworth.

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Phil Pfuehler
Phil Pfuehler has been editor of the River Falls Journal since 1991.
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