Fayetteville man accused of setting fire to Brunswick County home

A Fayetteville man is accused of setting a Brunswick County home on fire early Tuesday morning.

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Witnesses say the passenger, who was arrested, made inappropriate comments to numerous female passengers and yelled racist slurs upon boarding.

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