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Tippecanoe school buses destroyed in suspicious fire

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Karl Jero, medical officer for Wea Township Fire & Rescue, looks at four Tippecanoe School Corporation school buses that were destroyed by fire on June 3, 2011, at Wea Ridge Elementary School. Police believe the buses were intentionally set on fire.

WLFI-TV reports:

LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Officials are still investigating the cause of a fire that damaged four Tippecanoe School Corporation buses at Wea Ridge Elementary early Friday morning, and they are looking for the person or persons involved in the incident.

"At a time when school corporations are already hurting this is sort of a kick in the teeth," said Tippecanoe County Sheriff Tracy Brown.

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The interior of one of four Tippecanoe School Corporation buses destroyed by a fire early Friday.