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Patient set fires in hospital bathroom

Hospital Safety Insider, March 12, 2015

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A 26-year-old woman was arrested and charged with arson after she apparently admitted to setting several fires in patient rooms at a Louisville, Kentucky hospital, according to a report from WAVE-TV.

According to the report, Ashley Shipley of Louisville intentionally set fires in bathrooms at Our Lady of Peace Hospital. The report also says that before setting the fires, Shipley made threats about burning down the building.
 
According to police sources quoted in the report, Shipley said she was upset about being discharged from the hospital and admitted to setting the fires.



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