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Southampton woman charged with arson after starting fire in block of flats

A woman has been charged following an arson incident in Southampton



Yesterday (15 March) at around 1am, police were called to a block of flats in The Polygon, Southampton, following a report of a fire on the communal stairs.


Zandra Crews, 48, of The Polygon, Southampton, has been charged with arson with intent to endanger life and was remanded to appear at Southampton Magistrates’ Court today (16 March).


There she was further remanded to appear at Southampton Crown Court on 22 April.