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Suspect in Edgewood arson turns himself in

Suspect in Edgewood arson turns himself in

A 28-year-old Edgewood man suspected of setting a fire in his father's house has been arrested, according to the Office of the State Fire Marshal.

Shamir D. Dowe, whom investigators had been searching for since Wednesday morning, turned himself in at the Harford County Detention Center around 9 a.m. Thursday, Senior Deputy State Fire Marshal Oliver Alkire said.

Dowe has been charged with two counts of attempted first- and second-murder, first- and second-degree arson, first- and second-degree malicious burning, two counts of reckless endangerment and two counts of first- and second-degree assault, according to online court records.

According the Fire Marshal's Office,...

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