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Laconia man charged with setting fire to his home


LACONIA, New Hampshire — Police say a Laconia, New Hampshire, man has been charged with setting fire to the home he shares with his wife.

Police arrested 51-year-old John Woodbury on Friday, following a domestic dispute between the couple earlier in the day.

Firefighters were able to quickly control the fire, which caused extensive damage.

Woodbury refused a bail commissioner and is expected to be arraigned on Monday.

It was not immediately known if he is being represented by an attorney.

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