Arson a possibility in house fire

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By Chris Sardelli

A few spots of melted wax and a suspicious blaze that burned the outside of a Lancaster home on Saturday, Feb. 22, have sheriff’s investigators looking at a possible arson. 

The investigation began after deputies were called to a house fire in the 1000 block of Garnette Street about 10 p.m. according to a Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office incident report. 

The homeowner, a 67-year-old Lancaster man, told deputies he and his wife were asleep when they were woken up by their daughter who said there was smoke inside the home.

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