Woman attempts to start her husband on fire

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WICHITA, Kansas – Wichita police are searching for a 39-year-old woman who attempted to light her husband on fire.

It happened in the 1300 block of E. Selma Sunday.

Police say a 39-year-old woman and her 55-year-old husband were in an argument.

“He stated that during the argument, the 39-year-old female sprayed him with lighter fluid and then attempted to set him on fire. She was unsuccessful in doing so,” said Lt. Joe Schroeder, Wichita Police Department.

The woman left before police arrived.

The man wasn’t injured.

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