Woman remanded in custody after Grimsby Matalan fire

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No-one was injured in the fire at the Matalan store

A 27-year-old woman has appeared in court charged with arson with intent to endanger life after a fire at the Matalan store in Grimsby.

The building on the Alexander Retail Park was damaged in the blaze which broke out on Sunday.

Karen Thompson, 27, of Peaks Lane, Grimsby, appeared at the town's magistrates' court on Wednesday.

She was remanded in custody and to appear again at Grimsby Crown Court on 16 June.

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