BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB)–Two women accused in a New Year’s Day fire returned to court today.
Ayesha Patterson and Latoya Austin waived their felony hearing, sending the case to a grand jury.
Prosecutors say the two threw bottles of gasoline at a home on Breckenridge Street on New Year’s Day starting a fire.
Three children had to be checked out at Oishei Children’s Hospital.
A Buffalo Police officer was treated for smoke inhalation.
Patterson and Austin face up to life in prison if convicted.