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Officials looking for suspect in Murfreesboro car fire

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MURFREESBORO, TN (WSMV) -

Police are looking for the person who set fire to a car at a motel in Murfreesboro on Monday morning.

Witnesses say someone was seen running from the burning 1996 Honda Civic coupe at Motel Murfreesboro on Northwest Broad Street around 12:15 a.m.

Officials say the fire was intentionally set and they are looking for a Hispanic male who is 5'6" and will most likely have visible burns on his legs and feet.

Anyone with information in this case is asked to call the Fire Marshal's Office at 615-849-2605 or Rutherford County Crime Stoppers at 615-893-STOP (7867).

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