Des Moines House Fire Intentionally Set

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DES MOINES, Iowa - Fire investigators said someone intentionally set a house fire in Des Moines early Friday morning.

Firefighters responded to a home at 1908 East Walnut at about 2 a.m.  Firefighters said no one lived at the home.

Officials said the house is likely a total loss. The home was recently purchased by a real estate firm and crews said it might have been undergoing renovations.