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Feds: Suspect not alone when he set deadly Schenectady fire

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With Tuesday’s filing of federal arson charges against the man accused of setting the fire last month that killed a father and three children came new details of how authorities believe he did it. Chief among those details was that Robert A. Butler wasn’t alone, according to the filing. He was with three friends, and all four were under the influence of drugs. As Butler set the fire, the complaint reads, the only note of ...


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wmarincic
June 6, 2013
7:49 a.m.

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There were four people and they are ALL equally responsible for the deaths of that family. Throw away the key.

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