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AFD: Suspect in custody after ‘incendiary’ east Austin apartment fire

AUSTIN (KXAN) — One person was taken into custody Tuesday afternoon after firefighters extinguished an apartment fire in east Austin.

Fire at a Barton Lane apartment was the result of arson, Austin Fire Department tweeted. They call the fire “incendiary”.

The AFD did not provide any other details on whether the suspect would face charges or what the charges might be.

Fire crews rescued a dog from the apartment and said it was doing well.

The AFD said the fire was limited to one apartment. No injuries were reported.

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