Arrest reported in Cairo arsons

Thursday, April 7, 2005

CAIRO, Ill. -- A Cairo teenager was in jail Wednesday night after allegedly setting fire to several houses and vehicles in the city, said Cairo police officials.

The police department said Pristine Henderson, 19, was being held in custody after allegedly setting fire to five homes and two vehicles at about 4 p.m. Wednesday. She is being charged with attempted arson and criminal trespassing.

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