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West Valley Arson Suspect Charged

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YAKIMA, Wash - A second suspect linked to damaging arson fires in Yakima appears before a judge.  The string of arson started two years ago in the West Valley area.

Eric Protsman was charged with second-degree arson Thursday in Yakima Superior Court.  His bail has been set at $100,000.

Another suspect, Nicholas Heilman was charged with seven counts of second-degree arson Wednesday.

Investigators say there could be more, as the suspects were a part of a group.