An already heated break up literally burst into flames Saturday morning on Milan Road when a Sandusky man allegedly set fire to a greeting card and tossed it underneath his girlfriend's car.
Man charged with arson after breakup
Apr 28, 2013
Dustin Austin, 26, was charged with aggravated arson, assault and domestic violence. Police got the call at about 6:30 a.m.
The girlfriend, identified as 20-year-old Ashley Simons, said she'd just broke up with her boyfriend and "he (was) not taking it well."
"At about 4:30 a.m. this morning, Austin started to gather Simons' clothing into trash bags and place them into the trunk of his vehicle," a Sandusky police report said. "She pleaded for him to stop with him refusing."
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