Update 2019 01 07: Added list of cases of attempted murders of husbands by arson and links to related articles
Woman jailed — she tried to set boyfriend on fire
FoxNews.com; Minnesota, USA
2009 01 12
ST. CLOUD, Minn. — A St. Cloud woman is in jail after police say she tried to set her boyfriend on fire using a lighter and air freshener.
Investigators say the 49-year-old woman is accused of pouring fingernail polish remover on the victim and the blanket covering him, then trying to light him on fire.
The victim was able to take the air freshener from the woman. Police say she then hit him on the back of the head and bit him several times. As the man tried to call police, the woman allegedly ripped the phone cord out of the wall.
The woman is in the Stearns County Jail on suspicion of domestic assault and interfering with a 911 call….(Source URL)
2009 01 08: WELLS — Police have charged a woman with arson after a fire in her apartment left her husband burned over 85 percent of his body.
2014 08 07: RENTON, WA – A woman is in custody after setting her husband on fire for allegedly molesting her 7-year-old daughter. According to police, Tatanysha Hedman, 40, poured gasoline on her husband .
2014 08 20: An Oregon woman accused of setting her husband on fire because of an argument over weed killer is in jail on an attempted murder charge. KPTV reports an officer on patrol Friday evening saw the …
2016 04 12: A South Carolina woman is accused of trying to kill her husband by setting him on fire while he was asleep. Lashawn Stevens Hardy, 44, is charged with attempted murder and second-degree arson ….
2017 07 28: PASCO COUNTY, Fla. — A Pasco County woman was charged with attempted murder after deputies say she set her estranged husband’s bed on fire while he was sleeping in it.
2017 08 08: CORBIN, Ky. –A Kentucky woman who authorities say set her husband on fire and then drove him to a hospital has been arrested and charged with assault.