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Polk County fire that killed horse, destroyed shed ruled arson

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CROOKSTON, Minn. - A fire at a rural Crookston shed that killed Bandit, a stud quarter horse, early Friday morning was caused by arson, according to the Polk County Sheriff's Office.


The state Fire Marshal Division came to that conclusion.

A reward of up to $2,500 is being offered for the identity of the arsonist and those with information should call the arson hotline at (800) 723-2020, the sheriff's office said.

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