Nauvoo woman makes court appearance in arson case

Terri Elizabeth Gatewood, 34

The Nauvoo woman charged with aggravated arson after a fire broke out at a local hotel appeared in court Wednesday.

Police arrested Terri Elizabeth Gatewood, 34, earlier this month after a fire broke out at the Nauvoo Family Inn and Suites.

Authorities say she was an employee at the hotel.

No one was injured in the fire.

Gatewood pleaded not guilty in the Hancock County court.