Eureka Street Apartment Fire Ruled an Arson
Contact: Al Tamagni
On Thursday, January 3rd 2013, at approximately 8:40am the Anchorage Fire Department responded to an apartment building fire at 3405 Eureka Street, Calais Arms Apartments.
On Friday, January 04, 2013 the Anchorage Fire Department in conjunction with the Anchorage Police Department continued its investigation into the cause of the fire. As a result of the investigation and interviews with residents the fire was classified as arson. Jenae Collins, Age 41 of Anchorage was arrested and charged with Arson in the first degree and reckless endangerment.
Ms. Collins was booked into the Cook Inlet Pre-Trial Facility and her arraignment will occur sometime this weekend.
Additional information will be released when possible to maintain the integrity of the investigation.
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