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Meadville man charged for fire at soccer field

Submitted Fri, 08/16/2013 - 7:18am by Andy Alm

WEST MEAD TWP. – Arson, Burglary, and Theft charges were filed against a Meadville man in connection with a pair of fires in the Meadville area recently.  Twenty-one-year-old Matthew Kerr has been charged for intentionally setting fire to a storage building at the youth soccer fields on West Mead Township’s Townline Road on Saturday.  Kerr, and two other people whose names were not released, are also accused of setting fire to an unattached garage at a home on Wolf Road near Guys Mills some time later.