Cornwall woman charged with arson

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Cornwall woman charged with arson
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CORNWALL, Ontario – Erica Brazeau, 25, of Cornwall was arrested on March 8, 2019 and charged with the following:

  • Arson – Disregard for human life
  • Arson – Damage to property
  • Possession of incendiary material
  • Breach of undertaking

It is alleged on March 3, 2019, the woman, while in possession of a fire accelerant, set fire to a residence and vehicle belonging to a man known to her. Police were contacted and an investigation ensued. On March 8, 2019, the woman was taken into custody, charged accordingly and held for a bail hearing.


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