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Wapato home destroyed in suspicious fire

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WAPATO, Wash. -- An early morning fire at an abandoned home in Wapato appears to be suspicious.

Firefighters with Yakima County Fire District 5 responded a structure fire call on the 5200 block of Fort Road around 1:30 a.m.

Yakima Sheriff's deputies and Yakama Nation tribal police assisted firefighters in putting out the blaze. It took firefighters less than two hours to get the fire under control.

No one was injured.

Firefighters say the abandoned home had been vandalized prior to Friday's fire.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Yakima County Fire Marshal's Office at (509) 574-2941.

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