Blaze that killed firefighter was arson, MFD says

By , Daily Memphian Updated: July 21, 2023 9:54 AM CT | Published: July 20, 2023 4:29 PM CT

The fire took the life of Lt. Jeffrey Norman and injured three of his team members.


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Julia Baker

Julia Baker

Julia Baker covers Memphis and Shelby County’s law enforcement agencies and is a member of The Daily Memphian’s public safety reporting team. A lifelong Memphian, Julia graduated from the University of Memphis in 2021. Other publications and organizations she has written for include Chalkbeat, Memphis Flyer, Memphis Parent magazine and Memphis magazine.


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