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Elkhart playground destroyed by arson


The playground at Edgewater Park was destroyed by fire early Wednesday morning, and Elkhart Police believe the blaze was intentionally set.

The playground equipment and mulch underneath were set on fire around 3:30am.  Authorities estimate the damage to be more than $25,000.

Anyone who has information in reference to this incident please contact Det. T. Freel at 574-389-4728. 

Correction: Police had originally reported the damage at $2500.  The damage amount has now been changed.

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