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Fire damages playground at elementary school

FENTON, MO (KFVS) - The Jefferson County sheriff is investigating a weekend fire that damaged playground equipment at an elementary school.

Authorities say it happened early Sunday morning at the Murphy Elementary School in Fenton.Deputies arrived to find a playground on fire and called in firefighters to put out the flames.

Deputies also found graffiti painted on the building.

Investigators say two other schools in the district were also vandalized.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office.

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