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Arson charge filed in Shawnee fire

Updated: 2013-07-02T16:57:49Z

Authorities accused a 19-year-old man Tuesday of setting a fire that damaged a Shawnee apartment building Monday.

Johnson County prosecutors charged Derek Gregory Estopare with a felony count of aggravated arson with the risk of great bodily harm. A judge set his bond at $100,000.

The fire was reported Monday morning at the Carlyle Apartments near 75th Street and Quivira Road where Estopare lived. No injuries were reported.

| Tony Rizzo, trizzo@kcstar.com

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