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Maine man taken into custody after flight

March 18, 2010

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A Maine man who accidentally lit a match on a flight bound for Logan International Airport last night was arrested on an outstanding warrant when the plane landed, State Police said. Paul Prater, 50, of Sanford, Maine, lit the match when he removed a book of them from his pocket during the flight, State Police Sergeant Michael Popovics said. State ... (Full article: 667 words)

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