(Neb.)- North Platte Woman Gets Probation In Arson Case
NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) - A 43-year-old North Platte woman has been given probation on a conviction for attempted arson.
Court records say Royalene Hernandez pleaded guilty in June to attempted second-degree arson. Prosecutors had lowered the charge in exchange for her plea. Hernandez was given 12 months of probation.
Hernandez was arrested April 2 after firefighters were sent to her home to battle a carpet fire. Prosecutors say Hernandez started the fire so another resident would leave.
No injuries were reported.
Court records say Hernandez also is known as Royalene Hernandez-Cazares and as Royalene Beauvais.
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