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Teen arrested in connection to suspicious church fire

EAGLE RIVER (WAOW) - A teen has been arrested in connection to a suspicious fire at a church near Eagle River, according to the Vilas County Sheriff's Department.

Sheriff's officials say that an officer put out a small fire inside St. Peter the Fisherman Catholic Church in Lincoln Township April 27. They say there was damage to the church.

Officials say a 14-year-old has been arrested in connection with the investigation. The Vilas County Sheriff's Department is not identifying the teen because he is a juvenile.

No other details were released.

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