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North Spokane building burned in early morning fire

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SPOKANE, Wash. -

A fire broke out around 3 am Thursday in an abandoned building on Monroe between Chelan and York.

Firefighters got a call from a neighbor who saw smoke and flames coming out of the building, and they also reported seeing someone running away from the area.

Firefighters worked to contain the fire but they said it spread quickly and destroyed most of the building.

The owners of the building said that nobody was living in this building, and that they just used it for storage right now.

Firefighters and police are currently talking to a "person of interest" who they believe may be responsible for this fire.

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