95°
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
3 Day Outlook
Wed
99°
78°
10%
Thu
98°
77°
50%
Fri
97°
76°
50%

Latest Weather Blog

Follow our weather team on social media

Man guilty of torching woman

2 years ago November 07, 2012 Nov 7, 2012 Wednesday, November 07 2012 Wednesday, November 07, 2012 6:29:29 PM CST in News
Source: Associated Press

A man in New York City pleaded guilty to setting an elderly woman on fire inside the elevator of her apartment building. The attack was recorded on a security camera.Jerome Issac agreed to murder, arson and torture charges in the death of Deloris Gillespie in Brooklyn. It was a plea bargain for a 50 year sentence in prison. Issac attacked the woman because he believed she owed him money, so he doused her with gasoline, lit her on fire and tossed a firebomb into the elevator.

More News

comments powered by Disqus

Desktop News

Click to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Radar
7 Days