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Man dies in arson attack on house in Banbridge

Published 29/12/2008

Police in the North have arrested a 27-year-old man following a suspected arson attack that claimed the life of another man in Co Down this morning.

The man, who was in his 20s, died in a fire at a semi-detached house in the Larchwood Mews area of Banbridge.

The blaze broke out shortly before 6am.

The Fire Services say it was very intense and well-developed by the time they arrived on the scene.

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