ELKHART — Investigators believe a woman charged with causing a fatal house fire was carrying out a threat she made during a relationship dispute.

Genessa Jones, 48, faces two counts of murder after she allegedly started a fire that killed a man and a child on May 23. The fire at 1824 Oakland Ave. claimed the lives of 51-year-old Dennis Witte and 8-year-old Nyshaun Finch.

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