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Steenberg Homes Fire 'Not Accidental'

Police and fire officials are still searching for the person who may have caused the fire that took place early Tuesday morning at Steenberg Homes in Lake Hallie.
A double-wide manufactured home caught fire shortly before 4 a.m. Tuesday.
The fire occured four days before the September 24 anniversary of a fire that took place on the same lot last year.
While the exact cause is unknown, foul play is suspected in this
"At this point we have eliminated all accidental causes since there was no electricity,etc...Which leads us to believe someone started the fire," said Chippewa Fire District Chief John Neihart.
Police are still searching for a suspect in last year's fire, as well as this one.
Neihart adds the fires are very similar and no accelerants were found.


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