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Lebanon Man Sentenced for Arson and Burglary

A Lebanon man has been sentenced for arson and burglary.

In March of 2023, Rene Harvey Jr. was arrested for attempting to light a home on fire.

A Laclede County woman who encountered Harvey was able to provide a description of both Harvey and his vehicle, which led to the arrest.

Harvey has been sentenced to 21 years in prison on two counts of second degree arson, and one count of second degree burglary.