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Fire Marshal: Fire at Maysville store not suspicious

By Anna Bulszewicz
Published On: Oct 03 2012 06:46:46 AM CDT
Updated On: Oct 03 2012 09:00:07 AM CDT
MAYSVILLE -

Crews are still on the scene of a fire reported earlier this morning at 406 Main Street in Maysville, according to Jason Armon, 911 Administrator.  The Jones County Fire Marshall said a witness saw smoke coming from the building and called emergency officials.  The fire started behind the cash register, and crews do not suspect foul play.

Stay tuned for more updates. 

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A structure fire was reported in Jones County around 7:15 a.m. Wednesday, according to the Maysville Police Department. 

The address was listed at 406 Main Street.  The building on fire was Maysville Variety Store, a live bait mini-mart.  It's right next to the Maysville police and fire station. 

Three fire units have been called to the scene. 

According to a NewsChannel 12 viewer, smoke was coming out the front door.