• Orlando man says someone set an American flag at his home on fire

    By: Jason Kelly

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    ORLANDO, Fla. - A 45-year-old man said someone ignited a U.S. flag attached to the porch of his Wadeview Park home last week, the Orlando Police Department said.

    Police said they were called at about 5 p.m. Aug. 30 to the home at East Kaley Street near South Mills Avenue after the man reported that his American flag had been burned hours earlier.

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    After noticing the flag had been burned, he said he reviewed surveillance footage that showed another man approaching his home at about 12:45 a.m. and setting the flag ablaze before walking away, a police report said.

    The incident remains under investigation.

    No other details were given.

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