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Officials believe deadly fire started with child playing with matches

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Jacob Hunter, killed in deadly Cleveland fire Jacob Hunter, killed in deadly Cleveland fire
CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) -

Cleveland Fire Department spokesman says they have narrowed in on a probable cause of a fire that killed a 7-year old boy.

They believe the fire was started by the child who was playing with matches. They expect to make an official ruling soon.

The little boy was killed last Friday. 

We reported that night some family members suspected that.

Police report shows fire started in a second floor bedroom and victim was found in a closet in that same bedroom.

Little Jacob Hunter died.

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