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More than 350 pounds of fireworks confiscated in Dallas

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Dallas Fire-Rescue responded to 24 reported grass fires on Thursday evening and into the overnight hours early Friday.

Officials said only six of those 24 were confirmed to have been caused by fireworks and most of the fires were small in size.

Seven citations were issued for illegal use and possession of fireworks in Dallas on Independence Day.

More than 350 pounds of fireworks were confiscated by Dallas Fire and Police on Thursday. Officials said that number is up nearly 200 percent from 2012.

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