WATERTOWN — A Jefferson Community College student from the Bronx was arrested on Monday on arson charges for allegedly starting a bathroom fire in the JCC dorm in 2018.

Destiny D. Gonzalez, 19, was arrested on a bench warrant and turned herself in at the Metro-Jefferson Public Safety Building.

She was charged with fourth-degree and fifth-degree arson.

Police said she purposely started a fire on April 27 that damaged an acrylic shower in the dorm bathroom.

She was arraigned in Watertown City Court.

Johnson Newspapers 7.1

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