Man Accused of Setting His Mother on Fire

Man Accused of Setting His Mother on Fire

January 2, 2013 Updated Jan 2, 2013 at 12:23 PM CST

A shocking story from South Carolina.

According to a report from the Anderson (S.C.) Independent Mail, police said a 38-yer-old South Carolina man was arrested after allegedly setting his 61-year-old mother on fire on Tuesday. The woman suffered burns to 40 percent of her body, according to the Anderson Independent Mail report.

Read the Anderson Independent Mail report HERE.