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Woman who set mattress on fire charged with arson

NORWOOD, OH (FOX19) - A Norwood woman accused of setting a mattress on fire was arraigned Wednesday.

According to police, 49-year-old Connie Tackett set the mattress on fire in her second floor apartment on Quatman Avenue after she had a fight with her boyfriend.

Tackett told police that she woke up to the smell of smoke, but police say her claims are not consistent with their investigation.

She was charged with aggravated arson.

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