Sheriff: Dispute between neighbors may have led to...
by Eddie Burkhalter
eburkhalter@annistonstar.com
02:08 PM, Friday, April 18
Investigators with the State Fire Marshal's Office and the Sheriff’s Office were investigating Friday what may have started the fire, the sheriff said, but there were no arrests in the case as of Friday afternoon.

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