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Ox Bow Tower arson suspect pleads guilty

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Mitchell Birr (Courtesy Elkhart County Sheriff's Department) Mitchell Birr (Courtesy Elkhart County Sheriff's Department)

The suspect in the fire that destroyed the Ox Bow Tower in Goshen has pleaded guilty to Arson.

The Elkhart County Prosecutor's Office told FOX28 News that Mitchell Birr pleaded guilty Monday to the Class-B felony.  He faces up to 20 years in prison.

Sentencing is scheduled for September 26.

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