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Woman Sets Fire to Bugs-Burns Down Apartment

La Crosse, WI, United States / Classic Rock 100.1

Monique Quarles set fire to her apartment building after trying to kill a bug with a lighter. According to Quarles, “I found the bug, picked the bug up and I put it in my hand and lit it on fire.”She then decided to pick up her mattress to see if there were any more bugs.Quarles and her daughter saw a medium-sized bug. Again Quarles tried to set it on fire and succeeded.However, the fire spread to the rest of the bedroom and then the apartment complex-causing $140,000 in damages and displacing 17 people.

SOURCE: Washington Post


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