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Brewton man tries to burn down house with his family inside
A Brewton man is facing charges for trying to burn down his house with his family inside.
Escambia County Alabama deputies say David Nelson poured gas all over the kitchen of his house on Nelson Road.
Five people were asleep inside the home at the time.
One of them woke up, smelled the gas and called 9-1-1.
He left the home before deputies arrived and was arrested a short time later.
He is charged with attempted arson and reckless endangerment.