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Mother Dies in Warner Robins House Fire; Son Arrested and Charged with Arson

By SHANE SHIFFLETT, Correspondent | January 10, 2021 | GEORGIA

Story No. 012021100

Warner Robins, GA - On January 10th at 1:09 A.M., Warner Robins Fire was alerted to 343 Clairmont Drive for a house on fire.

WRFD Engine 3 was first on scene reporting a working fire, making a quick attack. Additional crews began arriving to assist with water supply and fire attack. Once the fire was knocked down, Warner Robins firefighters found a 57-year-old female deceased inside the home.

Fire Investigators and Warner Robins Police Investigations and Forensics assisted on scene and their preliminary investigation suggest the fire was arson. They had a person of interest.

A few days after the fire, the deceased resident's 28-year-old son was arrested and charged with Arson - 1st Degree. He lived at the residence with his mother.

This article is a direct street report from our correspondent and has not been edited by the 1st Responder newsroom.