Aurelio Maestri “Reds” (77): On March 17, 1989, After Lewis Fire Department was dispatched to a fully involved fire, Victim Maestri’s body was discovered inside his residence. The Fire Marshall’s Office found the fire was deliberately set and the victim had blunt force trauma to his head and torso.
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