Woman accused of setting own home alight

By Katie Holland of The Daily Post -
File photo / NZ Herald
File photo / NZ Herald

A Tokoroa woman has been charged with setting fire to her own home.

Kristy Marie Gordon, 38, appeared in the Rotorua District Court today charged with intentionally damaging by fire an Elizabeth Drive property in Tokoroa owned by herself and ANZ bank, intending to cause loss to ANZ bank. The offence is alleged to have occurred on Sunday.

Gordon was remanded on bail without plea to appear in the Tokoroa District Court on August 20.

Her bail conditions include to live at a Tokoroa address, not to enter Elizabeth Drive and a 7pm to 7am curfew.

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