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Male accused of setting fire to abandoned house pleads to lesser charge, handed $1,000 fine

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Investigators determined the fire was set on purpose during the early hours of April 19, 2013.

Reports indicate a trial for arson was originally set for earlier in the year before Gregory Dubois and Jordan Crawford pleaded guilty to a lesser charge.

Dubois, 24, was also handed a $150 surcharge in addition to the fine for mischief to property.

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Crawford, 22, will stand trial for sentencing on July 7.

The same morning, another fire was set in Beaverlodge and police continued their investigation into the possibility of a connection.

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