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Two Monroe men arrested for arson, one also faces sexual assault charge
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MONROE - Two Monroe men were arrested over the weekend after a 2016 incident in which the two allegedly set a barn on fire in the Town of Clarno before one of them sexually assaulted a woman. James Leroy Sweeney, 35, and Christopher Michael Coite, 32, each face a Class C felony charge of arson, while Sweeney faces an additional Class G felony count of third-degree sexual assault. Coite was arrested Saturday while Sweeney was arrested Sunday.