Police release video of Molotov cocktail igniting car fire, backfiring on suspect
Windsor police say they are looking for a suspect who may have burned himself while setting a car on fire.
Officers were dispatched to a residence in the 200 block of Belleperche for an arson on May 11 at 12:30 a.m.
Police say they received information that a vehicle in the driveway was set on fire and a suspect was seen running away from the scene.
Windsor Fire attended and extinguished the fire inside the vehicle.
Police say the arson unit reviewed video surveillance, which revealed that the suspect ignited and threw a Molotov cocktail into the vehicle.
At one point the flames appear to shoot out of the window and into the suspect face, causing him to fall to the ground.
The only suspect information is that he was wearing a hooded sweater and he may have sustained burn injuries as a result of the incident.