Woman (26) due in court in connection with Drogheda house fire

Woman in her seventies remains in a serious condition in hospital

The house at Cord Road, Drogheda where the fire took place on Saturday. Photograph: Patrick Logue

The house at Cord Road, Drogheda where the fire took place on Saturday. Photograph: Patrick Logue

Tue, Aug 19, 2014, 10:54

A 26-year-old woman is due before Trim District Court today connection with a suspicious house fire in Co Louth over the weekend.

She was arrested by gardaí in Drogheda on Sunday evening.

A woman in her 70s suffered serious injuries during the fire at Cord Rd, Drogheda in the early hours of Saturday morning.

She remains in a serious condition in hospital.

Three men questioned in connection with the incident were released without charge on Sunday night.