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Fires set inside Raleigh church

Posted January 31, 2010 5:52 p.m. EST

— Several fires were set inside a Raleigh church Sunday morning, authorities said.

Police responding to a reported burglary found several fires set inside the First Korean Baptist Church, 8905 Ray Road, at about 11:30 a.m., authorities said. Firefighters were called and quickly extinguished the blaze.

The Wake County fire marshal and the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives were assisting Raleigh police and fire departments in investigating the fire.