Woman Burning Love Letters Sparks Nebraska Apartment Fire

Police in Lincoln say a 19-year-old woman sparked an apartment fire by burning love letters from her ex in her bedroom.

  • Published 18 September 2019

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — It seems this love was too hot to handle. Police in Lincoln say a 19-year-old woman sparked an apartment fire Monday by burning love letters from her ex in her bedroom. Police say the woman used a butane torch to burn the letters and left some of them of the floor. She then went to another room to take a nap. Police say she awoke a short time later to find… Read at AP News