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Florence police investigating suspicious fires that burned abandoned homes

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FLORENCE, SC (WMBF) – Florence police and fire rescue personnel are investigating a series of fires that occurred this week near Northwest Park.

According to information from the Florence Police Department, the fires were reported in the early-morning hours of Wednesday and Thursday.

Three of the blazes destroyed abandoned residences, while the others were debris piles in the road and in a wooded area, according to the FPD.

Anyone with information regarding the fires is asked to call the FPD at (843) 665-3191 or Crime Stoppers at (888) CRIME-SC.

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