Sunday fire in Clapp was arson, officials say - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

Sunday fire in Clapp was arson, officials say

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By James Clark - email
LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - The Lubbock Fire Marshal's office says a fire in Clapp Park Sunday afternoon was arson. 
Firefighters got the call of a grass fire in the park just after 1:30 PM.  The fire department says one or more juvenile males started the fire and one of them got caught by an off-duty peace officer.  Although there were no reports of injuries or property damage, dry conditions and high winds could have made things much worse, the Fire Marshal's office says.
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