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Dumas woman sets her own house on fire

(Source: MCSD) Police say Joann Harris admitted to setting her home on fire Feb. 21. (Source: MCSD) Police say Joann Harris admitted to setting her home on fire Feb. 21.

DUMAS, TX (KFDA) - A Dumas woman has been arrested after police say she admitted to setting her home on fire.

On Feb. 21, firefighters in Dumas responded to a structure fire at 1021 South Klein.

After police finished their secondary search of the home, the woman who lived in there was not found inside. As their search continued, they found homeowner Joann Harris at Dairy Queen where she apparently admitted to setting the fire. 

Harris was booked into the Moore County Jail and charged with arson.

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