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Man accused of setting camper on fire

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GREAT FALLS -

On Sunday, Great Falls Police responded to a report of a vehicle on fire in the 1000 block of 6th Ave North. According to court documents, multiple calls came in of someone setting a camper on fire.

One witness said her fiance and James Webb Jr got into a verbal argument over the ownership of the camper. Webb then went into the trailer to get items. He then exited and told the witness that he would wait on the police around the corner. Moments later witnesses say that they observed smoke coming from the camper.

Once crews arrived they found people outdoors near a fully engulfed trailer. Firefighters reported that upon entering, they feared the camper's floor would collapse. They also were concerned about reports of ammunition inside the camper.

Video surveillance caught the whole incident as it happened and the charging officer believed that he had ample evidence to charges Webb Jr with criminal endangerment as well as arson for knowingly and purposely creating a risk of death or serious injury.

Webb Jr's bond has been set at $25,000

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