Police arrested Kelly S. Hayes, 34, on suspected arson and criminal damage to property charges.
In the video, the woman dressed in grey pants and a black hoodie appears to be pouring gas or lighter fluid into the car. When she light the car on fire, it explodes, throwing her to the ground before she immediately stood up and ran away as the vehicle continue to burn.
A woman who caught her boyfriend cheating and nearly killed herself when setting fire to his car outside a motel, has been arrested.
The Madison Police Department said a witness reported a woman armed with a baseball bat broke out the vehicle’s windows before dousing it with gas and setting it on fire. The car was parked along the 2000 block of Greenway Cross around 5 p.m. Tuesday.
Another witness got the license plate of the woman’s car.
The woman has been arrested on suspected arson and criminal damage to property charges.
Police said Hayes had a past relationship with a man who drives the car. The car is considered a total loss.