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Police accuse woman of setting apartment building on fire

July 8, 2019

GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Police in North Carolina have accused a women recently evicted from a townhome of setting it on fire.

News sources report Greenville police have filed multiple charges against 32-year-old Sierra Theresa Foreman, including first-degree arson.

Police say they were already investigating a suspicious fire call from June 27 when they got the call for the second fire at the same location the next day. Investigators determined both fires started in the same apartment unit and they interviewed Foreman, who was the listed occupant of the townhome and had recently received an eviction notice.

No one was hurt, but police say four families were displaced,

Foreman is being held under a $75,000 bond. Online records didn’t indicate whether she has an attorney.

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