- Associated Press - Friday, July 18, 2014

RENTON, Wash. (AP) - Police in the south Seattle suburb of Renton have arrested a 40-year-old woman accused of pouring gasoline on her husband and setting him on fire.

The 52-year-old man walked into a convenience store early Wednesday seeking medical help. He told officers and medics that a woman poured gasoline on him and lit him on fire.

The Seattle Times reports (https://is.gd/lXssuW) Tatanysha M. Hedman was booked into King County Jail Thursday night on investigation of assault and arson.

The man was being treated at Harborview Medical Center for serious but not life-threatening injuries.

Renton police say the incident happened at an apartment complex near the store.


Information from: The Seattle Times, https://www.seattletimes.com

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