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Two charged in Austintown home explosion

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AUSTINTOWN, Ohio - Two people are now charged in connecion with Sunday's house explosion in Austintown.

The Mahoning County Grand jury handed up a five count indictment against 27-year-old Shawn Villers and 25-year-old Michele Zandarski, both of Austintown.

Charges against the two include Arson and burglary.

A natural gas explosion shook a Turner Road home from it's foundation.

Investigators believe the two were stealing copper pipes from the house and cut a gas line, causing the blast.

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