Police say a South Roxana man threatened to light his girlfriend on fire after dousing her with lighter fluid on Friday.
According to a press release, Richard Garrett was arrested when he poured lighter fluid on his girlfriend when she tried to leave his house at the Connor Place Apartment Complex.
After dousing her in lighter fluid, Garrett threatened to light her on fire.
Garrett was taken into custody Friday night with a $55,000 bail.
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