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NAGOYA (Kyodo) A landlord in Nagoya was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of setting her own apartment building on fire to drive out a tenant whose monthly rent was long overdue, police said. The resident was unhurt.

Noriko Segawa, 48, who owns the wooden, two-story Suehiroso apartment in Chikusa Ward, was quoted as telling police, “I wanted to drive out a resident because he hasn’t payed his rent.”

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