Albany police and fire department investigate Poplar Street fire

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The Albany Police Department and the Albany Fire Department have began a joint investigation into a fire that occurred Tuesday morning on Poplar Street.

Officers say that the victim stated that some unknown person or persons threw a bottle filled with a flammable substance into her son's bedroom and resulted a fire in the apartment.

Three people were inside the apartment when the fire started but all escaped uninjured.

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