Police arrest woman in connection to North Spokane fires
SPOKANE, Wash. — Spokane Police arrested a woman on Tuesday who they suspect is connected to a string of North Spokane fires.
Police arrested 36-year-old Stephanie Register after receiving tips from the community.
Spokane Fire crews responded to the first fire around 2:30 a.m. on East Crown Avenue and ultimately responded to six individual fires throughout Monday morning.
In a release, police said more than 20 properties were damaged overall as a result of the fires. That includes 10 U-Haul trucks, 5 cars, a garage, fence, and several garbage cans.
Register was picked up at the STA plaza and booked into jail on one count of 2nd degree arson.
The investigation is ongoing.
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