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El Paso Fire Marshal’s Investigators Make Arrest in Connection to Arson Investigation

On July 20, 2022, a joint investigation between the El Paso Fire Marshal’s Office and the El Paso Police Department led to the arrest of 21-year-old Alfredo Poblano in connection to a structure fire located on the 1600 Block of George Dieter.

Fire Investigators determined the fire was the result of an intentional act of a person. As a result of the quick actions of the El Paso Police Department assisting in locating and detaining the suspect during the course of the  investigation, the suspect Alfredo Poblano was arrested and booked under the following charges:
•     Arson of habitation
•     Protective order violations
•     Multiple outstanding criminal warrants
Poblano was booked into the El Paso County Detention Center Facility and received a bond of $250,000 by Judge Estrada.
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