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Former Babbitt Fire Chief Charged With Setting Fires Doesn’t Report To Prison, Gets Extension
Former Babbitt Fire Chief Charged With Setting Fires Doesn’t Report To Prison, Gets Extension
It's been a pretty bizarre story from the beginning.   A young father who was the volunteer fire chief in Babbitt MN set wildfires between 2010 and 2012.  He claims stress from his newborn son caused him to set the fires.  He was sentenced to 5 years in a federal prison, but didn't report yesterday as he was originally required.
$2500 Reward Offered As Duluth And Superior Authorities Seek Help Identifying Northland Arsonist
$2500 Reward Offered As Duluth And Superior Authorities Seek Help Identifying Northland Arsonist
Local authorities are continuing to investigate as many as 10 similar recent fires in the area that have been determined to be arson. Take a look at this suspects image that was captured on surveillance video for the arson fires that occurred on Monday, May 5 and Tuesday, May 6, 2012, in the West Duluth area...