Lincoln Woman Pleads Not Guilty to Arson, Theft Charges

MADISON – It will be a summer trial for a Lincoln woman accused of wreaking havoc at two different apartment complexes last month.

Twenty-five year old Rachel Church pleaded not guilty to two felonies and a misdemeanor related to an incident in Norfolk in April.

Norfolk Police say Church set a mattress on fire in an apartment…then left and stole a truck from a neighboring apartment complex. Authorities say she took off and was taken into custody after crashing the truck in Pierce County.

Church’s trial has been scheduled for July 9th. She faces over 50 years in prison if convicted.