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Man sets himself on fire while trying to burn down a store with Molotov cocktails

By Mason White 10:28 AM August 14, 2016
The suspect on fire 

By: Mahesh Sarin
(Scroll down for video) A man attempted to burn down a store , but instead, he set himself on fire.

Police in Kentucky, are now looking for the man and a female accomplice, who was seen on video vandalizing the business.

Police said that the would-be arsonist was trying to torch a barbershop when he accidentally set himself on fire instead.

Surveillance videos around the store show a white van pulling up to the front of the business. A woman got out of the vehicle and used a tool to break a window.

When her job was done, the driver got out and threw a Molotov cocktail.

However, when launching the homemade device, the man set his legs on fire. He began running until the fire was out. He also kicked one of his shoes off during the ordeal.

The man then returned to his car for another Molotov cocktail. He only managed to set fire to the outside of the business before driving off.