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Man faces murder, arson charges in elderly couple's death

CUSSETA, GA (WXTX) - News Leader 9 has learned that a man has been arrested in the murder of an elderly Cusseta couple.

Georgia Bureau of Investigation officials confirm that Dane Register was arrested Friday  and charged with two counts of murder and one count of arson.  

Edward and Elaine Baker were found inside their home after firefighters put out the fire.

Register is from Cusseta and is not related to the Baker's. 

FOX 54 is following this story. We'll have the latest information as soon as it becomes available.

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