Deputies: Upstate man tried to set fire using firebomb - FOX Carolina 21

Deputies: Upstate man tried to set fire using firebomb

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Dante Wheeler (Source: Laurens Co. Sheriff's Office) Dante Wheeler (Source: Laurens Co. Sheriff's Office)
FOUNTAIN INN, SC (FOX Carolina) -

Laurens County deputies said they arrested a Fountain Inn man in connection with an attempted arson of a neighbor's home.

Deputies said they were called to a home on Park Road in the Fountain Inn Area in about the arson case.

Deputies searched for the suspect and after several hours, they said they found and arrested  him.

Dante Wheeler, 21, of another Park Road address, was charged with attempted arson, manufacturing of article designed to cause damage by firebomb and possession of a destructive device, according to deputies.

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