Charges laid in Windsor hotel arson investigation

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Windsor Police Department patrol officers responded to a hotel in the 200 block of Riverside Drive West for a fire report shortly after midnight.

When officers arrived, the fire was out. Several occupants of the hotel had been moved and no injuries were reported.

The hotel suffered extensive water damage.

Investigators have determined the fire to be suspicious and have launched an arson investigation.

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A suspect was identified and quickly located. She was arrested without incident.

Rickie Hannan, 42, is charged with arson and breaching a bail order.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Windsor Police at 519-255-6700 ext. 4330, or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 519-258-8477 (TIPS) or

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