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Residents, police concerned by recent fires in south St. Louis

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Police are issuing a warning about a series of suspicious fires that have recently been set in a south St. Louis neighborhood.

Police believe the same person might be behind all of the fires. The first blaze broke out January 4 in the 5400 block of Blow Street. A resident said her garage was set on fire.

Another garage was set on fire two days later in the 5400 block of Nagel, police said. Three nearby dumpsters have also been set on fire, police said.

Many residents said they are concerned whoever is responsible will set houses on fire.

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