Updated December 5, 2023 - 5:05 pm
A woman was arrested in connection with an apartment fire that displaced 21 people Monday morning.
Mariza Arteaga Muller, 41, is facing charges of first-degree arson and making a false statement to obstruct a public officer in connection to the fire, according to the Clark County Fire Department.
Investigators determined the fire was caused by arson, the department said in a news release Tuesday afternoon. The cost of damage is estimated at $2 million.
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