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Ogema man gets four years for arson

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Matthew Silas Dodd, 19, of 32204 County Road 34, Ogema, has been sentenced to prison on five felony arson counts and a felony count of motor vehicle theft.


According to court records:

Dodd and several juveniles were involved in the arson fire Nov. 18, 2006, of an unoccupied residence on the Strawberry Lake Access road. A boat in the yard was also burned. A neighbor saw a car in the yard about 6 a.m. and noticed smoke at about the same time.

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