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Rochester Woman Accused Of Setting Man On Fire

 
Rochester Woman Accused Of Setting Man On Fire
Posted Friday, June 14th 2013 @ 6am

(13WHAM) Rochester, N.Y. - The City of Rochester’s Arson Task Force charged a Rochester woman Thursday with two felonies and a misdemeanor stemming from an incident June 1.

Authorities say Lanisha Tashaye Harris, 27, used an ignitable fluid to intentionally light a man’s leg and belongings aflame in the garage at Harris’ Rosewood Terrace home as part of an ongoing domestic dispute.

The male received 3rd degree burns and required extensive treatment.

Harris was charged with Assault 2nd (D Felony), Arson 4th (E Felony), and Arson 5th (A Misdemeanor). She’s behind bars, awaiting her Friday morning arraignment.

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