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Woman pleads not guilty to Tacoma courthouse fire

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TACOMA, Wash. (AP) - Pierce County prosecutors have charged a 41-year-old woman with lighting a fire in a courthouse restroom in Tacoma that caused the building to be evacuated.

The News Tribune says (http://is.gd/7SZ2nU ) Charlotte Clark pleaded not guilty Thursday to reckless burning, criminal impersonation and unlawful possession of a controlled substance.

Prosecutors say Clark lit a fire inside a trash can in a women's restroom at the County-City Building on Wednesday morning.

Tacoma firefighters put the fire out. No one was injured.

Information from: The News Tribune, http://www.thenewstribune.com

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