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Volunteer Firemen Sentenced For Arson

November 11, 1991

AACHEN, Germany (AP) _ Two volunteer firemen were sentenced to prison Monday for setting fires in two warehouses, a sawmill, a lumberyard and barns.

The Regional Court in Aachen found the members of the Dueren volunteer fire department guilty of 16 cases of arson between September 1990 and this February, with total damage estimated at $1 million.

The ringleader was sentenced to six years in prison and the other man to two years, and five accomplices were put on probation.

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