Toms River police seek help locating suspected arsonist

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Kenneth Lyons is accused of setting fire to a Toms River home. Kenneth Lyons is accused of setting fire to a Toms River home.
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Toms River police are asking the public for help locating an Ocean Township man who allegedly set fire to a Toms River home.

Police say Kenneth Lyons, 36, is wanted for attempted murder after he reportedly set fire to a home on Castro Grove April 7. Police say that Lyons is an acquaintance of the homeowner but would not elaborate further.

Anyone who may have further information about the crime is asked to contact Toms River police.

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