JAMES CITY COUNTY-- A James City County woman has been arrested for an arson fire she allegedly set in her own bedroom on Nov 29.

According to police, 38-year-old Encela Pardo confessed to fire marshals that she started a fire in her home on 9180 Richmond Rd. and then left.

Pardo returned to the residence after the fire was put out.

One firefighter sustained a minor foot injury but has returned to work.

Pardo is being held without bond at the Virginia Peninsula Regional Jail.

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