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A Pueblo contractor faces several charges after police say he burned down his own home after a fight with his wife.
Authorities say Warren Sawicki may have also sabotaged gas lines at several unoccupied Pueblo-area houses built by his company. Firefighters found gas leaks Thursday at four houses built by Warren Sawicki's company, Front Range Builders.
Sheriff Dan Corsentino said Sawicki may have sabotaged gas lines in the homes.
Sawicki was arrested Thursday following a car chase in and around Pueblo.