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Woman Arrested In Fatal Shooting, Fire

Police have arrested a woman suspected of trying to cover up a murder by starting a fire. Get the latest.
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A woman who police said may have set a fire to cover up a murder was arrested on Thursday.

Tamara Smith was charged with murder in connection with the shooting death of Jackie Hagwood,10TV News reported.

Firefighters were called to a blaze Wednesday morning at a home on Devonshire Road. Afterentering the home, firefighters found Hagwood's body.

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Police said Hagwood, 44, had been shot to death and the fire was set to cover up theshooting.

Smith, 22, appeared in court on Friday and was ordered held on $1 million bond, 10TV Newsreported.

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