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Smithville Man Charged With Arson

DeKalb County authorities charged a Smithville man with aggravated arson after he allegedly shot a flare gun into home occupied by a woman and a child last week.

A judge has set 20-year-old Daniel Lewis Dillard’s bond at more than a million dollars.

Officials said no injuries occurred during the incident, but the flare did cause damage to the home and interior items.

Dillard appears in court January 4th.