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Kids will be kids?

by James Denison / October 15, 2009 9:07 AM PDT

Five thought it was OK to douse another with alcohol and set him on fire. I'm a bit surprised the damage was so bad since alcohol burns above the liquid usually. I remember in high school people putting on a finger, then lighting and no harm done. Must be because of the clothing combined with the alcohol that made the damage so much worse. If he needs skin grafts, they know 5 others they can take them from.


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Mother of 2 boys charged.
by James Denison / October 15, 2009 9:27 AM PDT
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More background on what lead up to it.
by James Denison / October 15, 2009 9:32 AM PDT
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Seems to run in the family too.


According to court records, the father of the Jarvis children also faced trouble over setting a fire decades ago. Archived Broward court records show that back in 1984 when Denver Colorado Jarvis Sr. was 20, he ignited and threw a Molotov cocktail into a neighbor's Pompano Beach yard.

He eventually pleaded guilty and was sentenced to two years of probation. A formal felony conviction was withheld from his criminal record

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Another one! Also in Florida
by James Denison / October 15, 2009 10:13 AM PDT
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