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Home of Johnny Manziel’s grandfather destroyed in ‘suspicious’ fire

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WHITEHOUSE, Texas — A home belonging to the grandfather of Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel burned down early this morning in Texas.

KYTX reports it broke out at around 1:30 a.m. and by the time firefighters arrived, the home was engulfed. No one was there at the time.

The cause of the fire is under investigation, an it is being investigated as suspicious.

KYTX reports that Manziel’s grandfather’s name is Paul. Paul Manziel’s girlfriend, Beverly Green, released the following statement regarding the fire:

“Everything Paul loved and cherished was in that home. He loved his house. Thank you to friends and family for all of your prayers. We are just blessed no one was in the house and everyone is safe.”

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