Woman accused of trying to set Nashville bar on fire

Posted at 8:44 AM, Jul 30, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-31 08:34:32-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — A woman has been arrested after police say she tried to set fire to a Nashville bar.

The woman is accused of lighting cardboard on fire, which spread to part of the wall.

According to an affidavit from Metro Nashville police, employees of HQ Beercade caught the 29-year-old in the act as they were closing.

The employees were able to put out the fire in time.

When officers got to the bar, they say she was standing right in front of the wall she tried setting on fire.

Other people were inside at the time, police say. No injuries were reported in the incident.