Man sentenced to 15 years in prison for Bennington arsons

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BENNINGTON, OK -- A man arrested for several arsons in Bennington was sentenced to 15 years in prison Friday.

59-year-old Lonnie Williams pleaded no contest to 2nd Degree Arson and Endangering Human Life During Arson.

Investigators say Williams set fire to three abandoned homes and one garage back in September.

Authorities arrested him after they found him hiding in some brush near one of the fires he allegedly set.