Suspects in fatal Little Falls fire charged with murder, arson

Two women accused of arson after a fatal fire at Snyder Apartments in Little Falls, have been indicted by a grand jury.

Posted: Aug 11, 2020 5:00 PM
Updated: Aug 11, 2020 5:47 PM

LITTLE FALLS, N.Y. – Two women accused of arson after a fatal fire at Snyder Apartments in Little Falls, have been indicted by a grand jury.

Patricia Nethaway, 48, and Amber Roche, 37, were both arrested in January, and are now formally charged with second-degree murder and arson.

Both women are being held at Herkimer County Correctional Facility without bail.

According to police, 60-year-old Timothy Regan was killed in the fire at the apartment complex on Jan. 6.

Nethaway lived on the fifth floor of the apartment building, while Regan lived on the third.

Fire officials said the third floor suffered the most damage

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