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Longview man accused of setting girlfriend on fire

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LONGVIEW (KYTX) - A Longview man who allegedly set his girlfriend on fire over the weekend remains jailed today.

Police arrested the suspect Saturday after getting a call from the victim's daughter moments after the incident occurred Saturday around 3 p.m.

According to police, 36-year-old Cannon Ebarb doused the 53-year-old victim with lighter fluid and ignited it with a lighter.

The woman suffered burns to her face and body.

An emergency protective order was filed Monday, ordering Ebarb to stay away from the victim if he posts bond.

The victim's condition has not been released.

 

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