Woman arrested after threatening to burn down apartment building

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Brockville Police say a 42-year-old female was arrested after she was alleged to have threatened to burn down her apartment building. 

Police say they responded to the complaint at around 5:10 a.m. on Sunday on King St. W.  

The caller stated there was strong smell of gasoline. 

Brockville Fire and Brockville Police arrived and evacuated everyone in the building. 

The 42-year-old female was arrested for possession of incendiary material, mischief and uttering threats. 

Police say an investigation found that the woman was upset with a 43-year-old male, leading to her threatening to burn the building down and pouring gasoline all through her apartment. 

The woman was held in custody for a bail hearing. 

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