Alabama woman jailed for allegedly setting husband on fire

Published 3:05 pm Thursday, April 13, 2023

An Alabama woman was arrested Wednesday night after police say she set her husband on fire by throwing a flammable liquid on him and igniting a fire.

Her husband reportedly received life-threatening injuries, but his exact condition was not known.

Patrice James, 63, of Mobile, was arrested and charged with domestic violence with the potential for other charges still pending.