Charges filed in fatal 2000 store fire

June 17, 2010 6:33:04 AM PDT
Charges have been filed in a nearly decade-old fire that killed two people.The fire in a liquor store in November 2000 on the Near West Side killed Annie Reed and Hatari Smith.

Eric Brocks, 27, is now charged with setting the fire. He was indentified as one of the suspects who entered the store and ignited a flammable liquid.

A police report says Brocks has been extradited to Cook County on an unrelated warrant


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