Davenport man arrested; charged with arson, burglary

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A Davenport man has been arrested and charged with 1st degree arson and 2nd degree burglary Saturday morning.

Davenport Police tell Local 4 News they responded to the 600 block of west 16th street in response to a call saying there was a man trying to set a house on fire while someone was inside.

According to police, the man also stated he was going to burn the house down.

Police also say the man left the residence after lighting the fire, and the occupant locked the door. The man forced entry back into the house.

Vincent Reid has been arrested and charged with 1st degree arson, and second degree burglary.

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