Women Pleads Guilty to Aggravated Criminal Mischief 

An Augusta woman who started a fire at the Dollar Tree Store in Augusta last spring won’t be going to jail.60-year-old Linda Capano admitted to setting fire to a cardboard sales display in the store.In exchange for pleading guilty to aggravated criminal mischief a judge dropped the arson charge against her.The prosecutor says Capano lit the fire so she could be ‘praised for alerting people about the danger’. She was given two years probation, must do 2-hundred hours community service, and has to pay the store nearly 17-hundred dollars for damages.