Fort Lauderdale

Woman Burned Woman in Fight Over Man: Fort Lauderdale PD

A woman is suffering serious burn injuries after Fort Lauderdale Police say another woman doused her with liquid and and lit her on fire over a man.

The assault occurred early Monday morning in the 700 block of Southwest Second Court in Fort Lauderdale.

According to police, the suspect threw some sort of substance onto the victim and lit her on fire, then ran off.

The women were said to be involved in a verbal argument over a man, police said.

The victim's condition is not immediately known. The search for the suspect is ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Broward Crime Stoppers at (954) 493-TIPS.

Stay with NBC 6 for updates on this developing story.

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