Suspected thief sets car on fire as she tries to steal it
A woman suspected of trying to steal a car, which then burst into flames, has been arrested by police in the canton of Thurgau.
The 35-year-old had been trying to jump start the car sometime between Monday night and early Tuesday morning in Amriswil. With the bonnet up, the engine caught fire, causing several thousand francs of damage. It’s not known exactly how the fire started.
Firefighters had to put out the blaze. Police say no one was hurt.