A Brooklyn girl poured gasoline on her 73-year-old neighbor and lit him on fireplace Sunday after he refused handy over cash he owed her, authorities stated.
Denise Wylie, 62, allegedly erupted in a rage when she went downstairs to gather the debt from her former pal and he stated he would pay her the subsequent day, in response to cops.
Wylie then threw gasoline on his face and again and set him ablaze contained in the Chester Street condominium constructing in Brownsville round 5 p.m., court docket paperwork state.
The sufferer was taken by EMTs to the burn heart in Staten Island Hospital in vital situation with second- and third-degree burns.
The nature of the debt was unclear, the NYPD stated.
Wylie was arrested Monday and slapped with a slew of prices together with tried homicide, assault, menacing, and legal possession of a weapon.
She pleaded not responsible to the fees at her Brooklyn Criminal Court arraignment Tuesday morning.
Brooklyn judge Keshia Espinal set bail at $500,000.
Wylie was beforehand collared in 2016 and 2017 for drug prices, court docket information present.