Cops Think Woman Torched Home

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KINGSTON — A woman is charged with arson after a fire in Luzerne County in April.

Police say Nicole Pimental, 37, wrote the word “die” on a window and then torched her own home on Center Avenue in Kingston.

They believe the fire started when Pimental lit a beer bottle with gasoline that had a cloth placed in it.

She was charged with arson and related offenses.