Police on Sunday said they arrested 39-year-old Sharee Jones of Brooklyn.
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UPDATE: HCTF Detectives, assisted by Manhattan/Queens Warrants, apprehended this individual.
39 year old female
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Video from Thursday allegedly shows Jones with a portable, red gasoline canister drench the perimeter of the Yeshiva of Flatbush on Avenue J in Midwood.READ MORE: Rockets Beat Shorthanded Nets For 7th Straight Win
Police said she ran away with the canister after lighting the fire.
A security guard for the yeshiva doused the fire with water and stopped it from spreading.MORE NEWS: New York Weather: CBS2’s 12/9 Thursday Morning Forecast
Editor’s note: This story was first published Oct. 17.