Tyler police detained a woman after a patrol car was set on fire within a secure rear parking lot of the law enforcement complex.
Spokesman Officer Don Martin says a police employee arrived at
work around 6 a.m. Friday and noticed the 2008 Crown Victoria
patrol car was burning.
Martin says officers who scrambled to move nearby vehicles away
from the flames came upon a woman standing in the corner of the
Police believe the 19-year-old woman from Lindale started the
police car on fire. She'll face felony arson and misdemeanor
criminal trespass charges.
To comment, the following rules must be followed:
Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.
Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Questions may be sent to email@example.com. Please provide detailed information.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.