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Litany of arson, attempted arson stretches back to early 2007

NORTHAMPTON — When Anthony Baye pleaded guilty in Hampden Superior Court Monday, he admitted to 36 charges connected to a string of fires on Dec. 27, 2009, and 12 additional charges related to earlier fires, dating back to 2007.

The following is a list of all 48 charges and their corresponding dates and locations:

Jan. 19, 2007

One count arson of a dwelling, 67 Hawley St.

Jan. 22, 2007

One count attempted arson of a dwelling, 75 Hawley St.

Nov. 11, 2007

One count arson of a motor vehicle, 61 Hawley St.

Dec. 7, 2007

Three counts arson of a motor vehicle, 79 Hawley St., 89 Market St., 15 Summer St.

May 2, 2009

One count arson of a motor vehicle, 5 Eastern Ave.

One count attempted arson of a dwelling, 73 Hawley St.

Aug. 28, 2009

One count arson of a motor vehicle, 79 Hawley St.

Sept. 7, 2009

Two counts arson of a motor vehicle, 46 Cherry St.

Nov. 10, 2009

One count arson of a dwelling, 11 Hancock St.

Dec. 27, 2009

Two counts murder — both reduced to manslaughter as part of plea agreement, 17 Fair St.

Four counts armed burglary, 17 Fair St., 26 Union St., 10 Highland Ave., 32 Highland Ave.

Four counts arson of a dwelling, 17 Fair St., 26 Union St., 10 Highland Ave., 11 Crescent St.

Three counts attempted arson of a dwelling, 32 Highland Ave., 11 Crescent St., 5 Crescent St.

Thirteen counts arson of a motor vehicle, 17 Fair St. (three vehicles), 25 Williams St.(two vehicles), 16 Pomeroy Terrace, 16 Northern Avenue (three vehicles), 11 Crescent St., 117 Franklin St.(two vehicles), 42 Fruit St.

Three counts attempted arson of a motor vehicle, 18 Highland Ave., 117 Franklin St., 36 Henry St.

One count arson of a building, 16 Northern Ave.

Six counts of misleading police.

— BOB DUNN

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