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“Suspicious” fire in Ithaca homeless encampment under investigation

ITHACA, N.Y.—A fire in Ithaca’s homeless encampment, commonly known as the Jungle, is under investigation by the Ithaca Fire Department and the Ithaca Police Department. The fire was reported around 7 p.m. on Dec. 30, 2020, after several emergency calls to the area. The fire department made sure there was nobody inside the encampment that […]