fire truck (illustration)
fire truck (illustration)Uri Lenzi/Flash90

The police arrested a woman on suspicion of setting fire to her neighbor's car.

Police received a report on Monday of a car fire in the center of Petah Tikva. Upon the arrival of officers at the scene, the suspect told them that she was the one who set the fire.

The suspect said that following a fight she had with one of the neighbors in her building, she decided to burn his car. The police discovered that she had set the vehicle on fire and that it belonged to a different neighbor.

The suspect, a 39-year-old resident of Petah, confessed to the act and yesterday (Tuesday) her detention was extended until this coming Friday.