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Dispute leads to possible attempted arson

A Pawleys Island woman reported that someone tried to vandalize and set fire to her home late Sunday night.

Police responding to the scene found a rock had been thrown through a window of the residence. Someone also attempted to light a rolled up magazine and burn the dwelling, police said.

It appeared that arson was attempted near the front door of the home, police said.

The homeowner said she had a verbal altercation with at least one person in the neighborhood.

Investigation is continuing into the incident.