String of fires reported Wednesday morning in southeast Albuquerque

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – A string of fires kept Albuquerque Fire Rescue busy Wednesday morning. Just before 7 a.m., AFR responded to the area of Lead and Broadway after reports of a fire.

Several fires were reported in the Lead Broadway area; including one in a dumpster, a trash can, a mattress and also a structure. KRQE News 13 captured what may be a suspect in the case being questioned. Investigators have connected the suspect to at least three of the fires. He’s charged with felony criminal damage to property. His name has not been released.

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