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East Rochester woman indicted for allegedly torching her home in March

DOVER -  Juanita Deraps, 60, of 384 Cross Road, East Rochester, faces up to 15 years in prison for a fire that destroyed her home.

On Aug. 15, a grand jury handed up an arson indictment against Deraps for allegedly setting the fire March 16.

The home was unoccupied at the time of the fire, which caused major damage making it unlivable. 

Deraps will be arraigned Aug. 29 at 9 a.m. for arson, a Class A felony punishable by 7½ to 15 years in prison and a $4,000 fine.