Ongoing Investigation After Woman and Police Set On Fire

Remigio Civitarese
Ottobre 1, 2017

Two officers have been treated and released from a hospital, and the suspect and another officer remain hospitalized.

A woman was killed in the USA state of Kansas on Saturday after a man set her on fire and three police officers were injured in the incident, local media reported.

The Cherokee County Sheriff's Office said Sharon Horn of Baxter Springs died Saturday morning at a Springfield, Missouri, hospital. She was able to call police, and once they arrived, the suspect doused her in fuel, two Baxter Springs officers, and subsequently himself before igniting a fire.

A third officer arrived and sustained injuries from trying to put out the fire. One officer and the suspect were still hospitalized as of Saturday morning. Groves says the investigation is on -going and they are not yet releasing the names of the officers or the suspect.

Police responded to a report of a disturbance at 65-year-old Sharon Horn's home at about 1:30 a.m. The other officer was treated and released.

The sheriff's office said the victim and suspect were acquaintances.

Altre relazioniGrafFiotech

Discuti questo articolo

Segui i nostri GIORNALE