Assault charges, possibly more pending for woman who set home on fire
A Richardton woman is facing charges of aggravated assault after she allegedly set fire to her home following a dispute with her boyfriend.
Authorities said April Lopez, 32, used gasoline as an accelerant to start a fire shortly after midnight Saturday at her home near First and C Street North in Richardton. Her boyfriend, whose name is not being released, was home at the time.
The couple have one child, who was not home.
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