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Man Sets Raleigh House On Fire During Police Visit

Posted May 3, 2006 10:27 a.m. EDT

— A man who kept police at bay for a couple of hours is in Central Prison.

Authorities said they were trying to serve a warrant when James Futrell set the home at

508 Harding Street

on fire.

Fire crews quickly extinguished the blaze shortly afterward.

Officers eventually took Futrell into custody.