Four arrested as part of Bedford arson investigation

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BEDFORD (WSLS 10) – Bedford police have arrested four people after they say a building was intentionally set on fire in early August.

On Monday, August 8, there was a structure fire in the 200 block of Mill Street. Both property under the house and part of the residence were damaged.

The fire department responded and extinguished the fire and the owner of the property and victim gave the fire department to show that the fire was intentionally set.

After a thorough investigation, police say suspects were identified and arrested.

Christopher Willian Lantrip, 29, of Bedford, faces charges of solicitation to malicious burn, malicious burning, possession of a firearm by convicted felon, brandishing a firearm and reckless handling of firearm.

Hunter John Galaini, 20, of Bedford; Curtis Lamont Jennings, 40, of Bedford County; and Angela Sue Martin, 34, of Bedford all face a charge of malicious burning.

Martin faces an additional charge of obstruction of justice.

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