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DOVER, New Hampshire (NEWS CENTER) -- A New Hampshire man is accused of setting fire to a home while a mother and her children were inside.

Dover Police charged Shawn Hoyt, 19, of Dover, with arson early Wednesday morning.

Investigators allege Hoyt intentionally set fire to a single family home located at 28 Broadway in Dover. The fire broke out just before 9 p.m. Tuesday.

The mother and her four children inside 28 Broadway were able to escape the house. No injuries were reported.

Hoyt was held on $100,000 cash bail Wednesday pending a bail review hearing on Thursday.

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