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  Shvat 17, 5773 , 28/01/13

Three Arrested in Connection with Brazilian Club Fire

Brazilian police arrested three people suspected of causing a fire in a Brazilian club which led to the deaths of 232 people this weekend. Among those arrested are the club owner and two members of the band that appeared on stage. 

The fire was likely started by faulty pyrotechnics used by the band. 

According to the Wall Street Journal reported, local police reported that another person is likely to be arrested soon.

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