Latest Accomack Fire Totals 37 Arsons - 47 ABC - Delmarva's Choice

Latest Accomack Fire Totals 37 Arsons

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ACCOMACK, Va. -- A fire Saturday night on Parksley Road makes 37 total fires in Accomack County.

Virginia State Police responded to a fire in the 25000 block of Parksley Road, where a three-sided abandoned structure was engulfed in flames.  No injuries were involved.

The string of arsons began a month ago, and at times, have topped four fires a day. Parksley has been a main target with eight fires. All but four of the 37 have been residential structures.

According to officials, the arsonist will face upwards of 10 years in prison and a $100,000 fine for each structure burnt.

There is now a $5,000 reward for information that leads to an arrest.

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