DI – Crim Mischief 3rd / Arson 5th

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on August 14th at approximately 0845AM, Sheriff’s Deputies arrested 45 year old Andrea M. Minnier of 1288 Hecker Road in the Town of Waterloo following the investigation into a domestic violence incident that was no longer in progress. The arrest stems from an incident where minnier destroyed the personal property valued at over $1000 , belonging to a male victim by dousing the property with gasoline and lighting it on fire in the back yard of a Town of Waterloo residence . Following an investigation, Minnier was charged with one count of Arson in the 5th degree (a class A misdemeanor) and one count of Criminal Mischief on the 3rd degree (a class E Felony). Minnier was held in the Seneca County Correctional Facility  and arraigned at C.A.P. Court , where she was released after a class A order of protection was issued  . Deputies were assisted by members of the Criminal Investigation Division of the Sheriff’s Office. Minnier is to appear in Waterloo Town Court at a later date.