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Monroe County Woman Behind Bars on Arson and Other Charges


(WBRE/WYOU-TV)  A Monroe County woman is behind bars after allegedly setting items in her basement on fire while her husband and two children were home.

   44-year-old Sarah Gulliksen of Tunkhannock Township is facing arson, aggravated assault and endangering the welfare of children charges.

     According to authorities when police and the fire department responded to the fire Gulliksen appeared to be under the influence and spit on the officer several times while swearing at the firemen. 

     She’s locked up at the Monroe County jail. 

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