Suspect identified after Burlingame house fire Friday

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BURLINGAME, Kan. (WIBW) -- The Osage Co. Sheriff's Office has released the name of the woman who is in custody for last week's house fire in Burlingame.

Investigators say Shari Sharp, 58, was arrested on one count of aggravated arson stemming from the fire on West Banks Ave. She is not the homeowner.

Firefighters say they responded to the house Friday around 10:30 a.m. after a passerby spotted the blaze. The fire closed nearby streets.

Three fire departments, from Burlingame, Osage City, and Carbondale, were called to the scene to get it under control. The Burlingame Police Dept. and Osage Sheriff's Office also responded.

Anyone with information is asked to call Osage County Crime Stoppers at 877-O-S-CRIME