Homeless man charged with setting fire in Harrisburg

Allen Dawes

Allen Dawes

Harrisburg City Police say a homeless man deliberate set a fire in a city home.  It happened at about 11:35 pm on July 11, in the 900 block of North 3rd Street.

Allen Dawes, 32, no known home address, was arrested today. He was also found to be in possession of a crack pipe. Charges against Dawes include Arson, Risking a Catastrophe and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

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