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Women turns herself in for arson

Candice Dean/Photo credit: LPD Candice Dean/Photo credit: LPD
LAUREL, MS (WDAM) -

A woman is behind bars in Laurel after she turned herself in for arson.

According to the Laurel Police Department, Candice Dean, 41, faces one count of arson.

On Monday around 5 a.m., LPD officers responded to the 900 block of South 9th Avenue in reference to a house fire.

Officers determined it to be an arson.

According to LPD, the house was occupied at the time, but no injuries were reported.

Dean turned herself in on Wednesday. She had her initial appearance in court Friday. 

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