Roy Moore accuser loses everything in house fire under investigation for arson

The home of Tina Johnson who accused the former U.S. Senate candidate has been destroyed in a fire

Roy Moore accuser Tina Johnson's house in Gadsden, Alabama burned on Tuesday in what Johnson and her neighbors suspect was an act of arson.

During the special election campaign previous year, Tina Johnson accused Moore of grabbing her backside in his office in the early 1990s.

A fire has destroyed the home of a woman who accused U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore of sexual misconduct.

AL.com reports that the Etowah County Arson Task Force is investigating the fire, and according to witnesses, "a young man who had a history of public intoxication [was seen] walking around the house before and during the blaze".

"It's too coincidental to me, but whatever they say, I'll go with".

"I am devastated, just devastated", Johnson told the news outlet.

No one was injured and both Johnson and her husband were at work when the fire broke out.

Republican U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore of Alabama called the sexual misconduct allegations'scurrilous and'false
Republican U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore of Alabama called the sexual misconduct allegations 'scurrilous' and 'false'

"We have just the clothes on our backs", she told the website.

Her mother had accompanied her to the meeting but it did not stop Moore from "grabbing" her buttocks as she left, she claimed.

Johnson and her family are living in a motel while their friends and neighbors help them recover from the blaze.

"By this lawsuit, I seek to do what I could not do as a 14-year-old - hold Mr. Moore and those who enable him accountable", said Corfman, whose lawsuit asks Moore to publicly apologize.

Despite being backed wholeheartedly by President Trump throughout his campaign and dismissing the allegations against him as false, Moore could not overcome them.

Republican candidate Roy Moore lost to Democrat Doug Jones in Alabama - a shock loss, despite the controversy surrounding Moore.

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