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Two charged with arson for March restaurant fire in Bushnell

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Photos Courtesy of Becky Miller and Brandi McMahill. Photos Courtesy of Becky Miller and Brandi McMahill.

BUSHNELL, Ill. (WGEM) – Two people have been charged with arson in a March fire that destroyed a Bushnell restaurant.

Ricky J. Roberts, 37, of Macomb and Allison D. Roberts, 34, of Bushnell were indicted by a McDonough County grand jury on charges of aggravated arson and arson allegedly setting fire to the Brickhouse Restaurant in Bushnell on March 10.

(See "Overnight fire destroys downtown Bushnell restaurant")

Firefighters from four departments responded to the March blaze. Adjacent buildings also suffered significant smoke and water damage.

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