Pierce County prosecutors have charged a 42-year-old Lakewood woman with first-degree arson for allegedly setting an apartment building on fire Saturday, where the woman claimed the “four corners of hell” were located.
She pleaded not guilty Monday during an arraignment and was ordered held in lieu of $60,000 bail.
According to charging papers:
A resident of the complex saw the woman squirt lighter fluid on a burning fence, causing flames to spread to a tree and then a unit used as storage. She then lit other branches on fire with a lighter.
The blaze did not spread to any units …