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TUCSON, Ariz. -- Tucson police say a fire at a town home resulted from residents trying to extract hash oil from marijuana.

According to the Arizona Daily Star, three people were arrested on drug charges following the fire Monday afternoon.

Sgt. Chris Widmer said residents of the home were using butane and kitchen equipment when there was an explosion that caused the fire.

The names of the people arrested were not immediately released.

Associated Press,

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