Woman arrested after setting fires in Manheim Township hotel room, causing evacuation


MANHEIM TOWNSHIP, Pa. (WHTM) — West Lampeter Township Police have arrested a woman charged of purposely setting two fires inside a hotel room, causing the hotel to be evacuated, in Manheim Township.

Police say Qianna Sole Myers-Gray, 20, is being charged of arson, burglary, risking catastrophe, and reckless endangerment. They say Myers-Gray set two fires inside room no. 165 of the Hammock Hotel on Aug. 26 and left after setting them. Due to the danger, the hotel was evacuated.

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There’s no word on if there were any injuries or structural damage to the hotel.

Myers-Gray was arrested Friday during a traffic stop from the West Lampeter Township Police Department, and then turned over to Manheim Township and taken to Central Arraignment.

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