Scorned woman accidentally sets fire to her house while burning her husband’s clothing

The husband’s burned clothes 
By: Wayne Morin

(Scroll down for video) A woman was arrested after setting fire to her own home while burning her husband’s clothes in her backyard.

The 42-year-old woman of Pontiac, Michigan, set her husband's clothes on fire after an argument.

Neighbors who witnessed the angry woman setting the fire, called for help.

The woman did not stop when deputies arrived. Police said that the woman added fuel to the fire while officers were at her home, and they witnessed the act.

By the time firefighters arrived to the home in the 500 block of N. Saginaw Street, the flames from the burning clothes spread to the woman's home.

The scorned woman was arrested and is being held at the Oakland County Jail. She faces a charge of arson.