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RFS member charged with lighting 30 fires in NSW – Sydney Morning Herald

A firefighter is alleged to have deliberately lit more than 30 spot fires in the state’s south-west between November last year and January.

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A member of the Rural Fire Service is alleged to have deliberately lit more than 30 spot fires in NSWs south-west between November last year and January.
A strike force was set up by detectives from Murrumbidgee Police District to investigate dozens of suspicious fires in Whitton, about 40 kilometres south of Griffith.
A bushfire burning south of Canberra last year.Credit:Alex Ellinghausen
After extensive inquiries, a 30-year-old man was arrested at a home in Whitton at about 11am on Friday.
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