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Second suspect in pet shop arson case moved to Las Vegas

The second suspect in the Prince and Princess Pet Boutique arson case has been booked into Clark County Detention Center.

Kirk Bills, 27, was arrested in Crown Point, Ind., almost two weeks ago on a warrant that he and Gloria Lee, 35, tried to burn down Lee’s pet shop at 6870 S. Rainbow Blvd. on Jan. 27.

Bills was extradited to Las Vegas and booked into the detention center Wednesday. He is being held on 31 counts, including conspiracy to commit burglary, conspiracy to commit arson, burglary, arson and 27 counts of attempted animal abuse.

Bills will appear in court Friday morning.

Contact reporter Annalise Porter at aporter@reviewjournal.com.

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