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Suspected arsonist arrested in Butte County

A suspected arsonist is behind bars in Butte County.

Posted: Aug 8, 2019 4:33 PM

BUTTE COUNTY, Calif. - A suspected arsonist is behind bars in Butte County.

CAL FIRE collared Aubree Hudson of Oroville Wednesday morning, saying she started a grass fire on Olive Highway near Gold Country Casino.

The fire was small, and investigators say Hudson was quickly walking away from it when they arrived. 

They charged her with one count of arson. 

A judge set her bail at $75,000. 

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