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Arson charge filed in apartment fire

Fire investigators have charged a Durham woman with arson in connection with a Tuesday morning apartment fire.

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DURHAM, N.C. — Fire investigators have charged a Durham woman with arson in connection with a Tuesday morning apartment fire.

Tina Faye Edwards, of 1266 E. Lawson St., Apartment D, was charged with first-degree arson. A fire in her apartment was contained to the first-floor bedroom, and no injuries were reported, authorities said.

Investigators looking into the origin of the fire determined it had been set, authorities said.

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