Northwest Minnesota shed fire that killed horse ruled arsonCROOKSTON, Minn. (AP) — The Polk County sheriff's office says someone set the shed fire that killed a horse near Crookston.
CROOKSTON, Minn. (AP) — The Polk County sheriff's office says someone set the shed fire that killed a horse near Crookston.
According to the sheriff's office, the Minnesota fire marshal's office ruled the early Friday fire was arson.
The fire killed a quarter horse stud named Bandit.
The Grand Forks (N.D.) Herald (http://bit.ly/LOtLM4 ) reports a reward of up to $2,500 is being offered for the identity of the arsonist.
Crookston firefighters got the alert just after 1:30 a.m. and arrived to find the 40-foot-by-120-foot shed on fire.
Information from: Grand Forks Herald, http://www.grandforksherald.com
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