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Man arrested over Roscommon arson attack which killed girl

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Image caption A five-year-old girl died in the arson attack in Boyle

A man in his 30s has been arrested in connection with an arson attack at a house in Boyle, County Roscommon, in which a five-year-old girl was killed.

The child died in the fire at the house at Termon Road on 3 October.

A man in his 40s and two other children aged three and four, escaped from the house and were taken to hospital.

A man in his 30s was arrested last week over the attack, but was later released without charge.

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