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Convicted TX Church Arsonists Sentenced To Life In Prison

Two convicted arsonists have been sentenced to life in prison.  The men admitted to setting a string of church fires in East Texas last year.

One of the arsonists, who's only 20-years-old was sentenced to five life sentences for arson and three 20 year sentences for attempted arson.

His 22-year-old accomplice received two life sentences and another two 20 year sentences.

Jason Bourque and Daniel McAllister pleaded guilty last month and a judge sentenced them today.

A total of 10 churches were burned in January and February of last year.

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