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Man accused of killing 2 Toledo firefighters pleads not guilty

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The man accused of setting a fire that killed two Toledo firefighters has entered a not guilty plea to the charges.

Ray Abou-Arab is facing multiple counts of aggravated murder and arson linked to the deaths of firefighters Steve Machinski and Jamie Dickman.

Investigators say Abou-Arab set an apartment building he owns on fire last month.

That fire ultimately took the lives of the two firefighters and left a handful of residents homeless.

Abou-Arab will be back in court next month.

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