Vinton County Homicide/Arson Victim Identified

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The victim of the homicide and arson in Vinton County has been identified.

County Coroner Rebecca Huston says the victim is Michael Hunt, 55, of Eagle Township.

Hunt's body was found in a burned down mobile home on Albright Road near Laurelville Friday night.

State Fire Marshal's investigators and Vinton County Sheriff's detectives are interviewing neighbors and witnesses.

They are also following up on tips.

A Blue Ribbon Arson Reward of up to $5,000 is being offered for information in the case.

If you want to share information, call 1-800-589-2728.