Woman charged with arson following fire at Norway apartment building

29-year-old Katrina O'Connor has been arrested on arson charges following an apartment fire on...
29-year-old Katrina O'Connor has been arrested on arson charges following an apartment fire on Deering Street in Norway on Saturday.(Maine State Police)
Published: Aug. 28, 2022 at 9:19 AM EDT
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NORWAY, Maine (WABI) - Authorities say they have charged a woman with arson following an apartment fire in Norway Saturday.

29-year-old Katrina O’Connor was arrested and taken to Oxford County Jail where she is being held without bail.

Officials say 40 firefighters from eight agencies responded to the fire on Deering Street around 2 p.m. and remained on scene until 10 p.m.

Officials say O’Connor lived in the 5-unit apartment building.

Only two units were occupied.

O’Connor and the other tenant got out safely.

No serious injuries were reported.

The building is considered a total loss.