Homeless Man Sets Wife on Fire With Blowtorch, Police Say

Homeless Man Sets Wife on Fire With Blowtorch, Police Say

January 17, 2013 Updated Jan 17, 2013 at 4:05 PM CST

A shocking story from New York.

According to a report from the New York Daily News, police said a 35-year-old homeless man allegedly used a blowtorch to set his wife on fire on Wednesday. The victim suffered second-degree burns on her upper body -- including her face and neck -- and is hospitalized in stable condition, according to the New York Daily News report.

Read the New York Daily News report HERE.