Garden City man accused of setting fire near child

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GARDEN CITY, Kan. (KAKE) -

A Garden City man was arrested after police said he set a fire near a 1-year-old child. 

Police were called to 4101 East Highway 50 late Tuesday to investigate a domestic violence report. A 34-year-old woman told officers she was pushed into a wall, hitting her head.   

Police said the man then set a fire close to a 1-year-old child. The woman grabbed the child and ran out of the home.   

The child wasn't hurt. 

Esteban Martinez, 26, was arrested for attempted murder, aggravated battery and aggravated arson. 

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