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Abilene teen turns himself in for setting car on fire

By Ariana Garza, Weekend Anchor/Crime & Courts Reporter, agarza@ktxs.com
Published On: Dec 31 2012 06:52:52 PM CST
Stevan Gustavson
ABILENE, Texas -

An Abilene man turned himself into police Thursday for setting a car on fire earlier this month.

According to police, 18-year-old Stevan Gustavson told police he broke into a parked car at Mill Creek Apartments on Dec. 11 and lit pieces of paper on fire and left them in the car. 

The car was totaled, according to the owner of the vehicle.

Gustavson is charged with arson, burglary of a vehicle and criminal trespass. As of Monday, he is in the Taylor County Jail on bond totaling more than $10,000.