Condominium Fire Intentionally Set

Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department fire investigators charged Lavina Herbert, 38, 3853 Tiburon Place, Alexandria, with the burning of an occupied building Saturday, March 26, 2011.

The charges, in violation of Virginia Code 18.2-77 and 3.2-6570,  are in connection with a condominium fire at 3853 Tiburon Place in the Alexandria area of Fairfax County, at approximately 4:35 p.m., March 25, 2011.

A dog perished in the fire and four adults were displaced. Fire damage, estimated at $35,000, was primarily contained to the top floor of the unit.

There were no other injuries.