Woman arrested after setting fire to brother's bed

Woman arrested after setting fire to brother's bed
Tierra Martin, 20, was arrested Thursday after, police say, she intentionally set her brother's mattress and comforter on fire. (Source: LMDC)
Tierra Martin, 20, was arrested Thursday after, police say, she intentionally set her brother's mattress and comforter on fire. (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A Louisville woman was arrested Thursday after, police say, she intentionally set her brother's mattress and comforter on fire.

Twenty-year-old Tierra Martin was charged with first-degree wanton endangerment after she got into an argument with her brother Thursday afternoon, then lit part of his bed and bedding on fire in an upstairs bedroom of a residence on Nichols Drive, according to a police report.

"This act put the firefighters at risk of serious physical injury or death," the report reads. "This act also put the general public and occupants at risk of death or physical injury."

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