Woman pleads guilty to 2016 newspaper fire

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SCHENECTADY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — A local woman pleaded guilty to starting a fire at The Daily Gazette newspaper in Schenectady.

Ebony Polite admitted to Arson in the third degree. The fire took place in May 2016.

She was a former employee at the Gazette.

Polite is set for sentencing in October.

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