Edmonds business owner indicted on arson charge
Local 'Frog Lady,' a consignee, loses more than $26K in the fire
Last updated 11/26/2019 at 11:54am
A business owner arrested Nov. 21 on an indictment charging her with arson and wire fraud currently runs a business in Edmonds.
U.S. Attorney Brian T. Moran announced the indictment of Connie L. Bigelow, 52. She was released on bond, and is scheduled to appear at a plea hearing Dec. 5 at Seattle District Court.
The indictment alleges that Bigelow set fire to her business April 30, 2018, to collect insurance money as the store was struggling to make enough money to pay the rent.
Bigelow moved her business, CJN Miniatures LLC, from Edmonds' Firdale Village into the building at 23030 Highway...