Long Island News
3 arrested in Long Island car arson with driver inside
SYOSSET (WABC) -- Two 17-year-old boys and a 20-year-old from Long Island are under arrest, charged with arson for allegedly setting a car on fire with the driver inside.
The incident happened just after 5 p.m. on March 29 on Oyster Bay Road in Syosset.
Police say Brian Weiss, Jasheer Kareem and Sulaiman Wardak torched the car, causing more than $2,000 in damage.
They reportedly lit fire to the interior of the 2012 Hyundai Elantra, which was being driven by an 18-year-old male.
Fortunately, the person inside was not hurt.
long island, syosset, fire, arson, long island news
- Victim in possible NYC 'knockout game' attack speaks out
- AccuWeather: Milder, maybe a shower
- Live: Eyewitness News on 7online streamed live!
- Get WATCH ABC for your mobile device
- Wallington firefighter killed in blaze to be laid to rest 13 min ago
- Demolition underway after NJ fire; Questions linger
- Photos: Jersey City row home fire
- Sketch released of suspect in Queens attempted luring
- Baby critical after DWI firefighter hits pregnant woman
- Man stiffs livery cab driver, punches him in the face
- Obama's warnings brushed aside by Russia's Vladimir Putin
- Lehigh Valley Dairy recalls orange juice over milk concerns
- $270 million up for grabs in Friday Mega Millions drawing
- Photos: $3.25M summer home in Ocean City, NJ
- Wallington firefighter killed in blaze to...
13 min ago
Eyewitness News Links
Most Viewed StoriesMost Viewed Photos