Arson suspected in abandoned home fire

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The Edinburg and San Juan Fire Departments responded to a house fire Tuesday night. (Photo: MGN)

Authorities are investigating a fire that damaged an abandoned residence in Lopezville. 

According to the Hidalgo County Fire Marshall’s office, arson is suspected in the fire. 

The Edinburg and San Juan Fire Departments responded to the location on Tuesday night. 

The fire was put out in about 20 to 30 minutes later. 

Authorities say the public is encouraged to call the Hidalgo County Fire Marshall at 956 318 2656 for any information on the case.

Reward may be offered by authorities. 

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