Boston Police Arrest One in Connection to Fire in Brighton


At about 4:30am, on Sunday, August 4, 2013, officers from District D-14 (Brighton) responded to a radio call for a building fire at 905 Jette Court.

On arrival, officers observed Boston Fire already on scene and in the process of extinguishing the fire. Officers further noted that two individuals were rescued from apartment building and transported from the scene to St. Elizabeth’s Hospital where they were treated for non-life threatening injuries. According to the victims, the fire was deliberately set by a person known to them. Officers and members of the Fire Investigation Team were able to locate the suspect.

Upon locating the suspect, officers arrested Lisa Brown, 49, of Brighton and charged her with Arson and Attempted Murder.