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Homeless man arrested for arson questioned in Station Fire investigation

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A homeless man has pleaded not guilty to starting a small fire in the Angeles National Forest, and he is being questioned as a person of interest in the Station Fire.

The 25-year-old Nigerian man is charged with arson for starting the Ladybug Fire. The blaze burned a small patch of brush six days before the Station Fire erupted.

The man has not been named a suspect in the Station Fire, which killed two firefighters and destroyed dozens of homes.

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