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47-year-old lights himself on fire in Jamestown park

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JAMESTOWN, N.D. - A 47-year-old Jamestown man reportedly set himself on fire in McElroy Park at about 10:15 a.m. Thursday, according to Jamestown police Sgt. Justin Blinsky.


The man’s name was withheld pending notification of family.

Blinsky said the man called dispatch at about 10 a.m. asking to speak with an officer at the park at 10:15.

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