Humberside

Grimsby fire: woman accused of children's murder bid

A woman has appeared in court charged with the attempted murder of three children after a fire at a house in Grimsby, police have said.

The 30-year-old woman was also charged with arson after the fire at a house in Torksey Drive last Thursday. None of the children was injured.

The woman was arrested on Friday after being treated in hospital for the effects of smoke inhalation.

She was remanded in custody at Grimsby Magistrates' Court on Saturday.

She is due to appear at Hull Crown Court on Tuesday.

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