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Youngstown man accused of dousing woman with gasoline

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -

A 61-year-old Youngstown man faces charges after a woman says he doused her with gasoline.

Two police cruisers responded to Youngstown's south side Sunday evening for a reported fight between a man and woman. When police arrived at the home on Mistletoe Avenue a woman, Danielle Arnold, was seen running down the driveway, screaming.

Officers reported that Arnold appeared to have been soaked in gasoline.

Arnold told officers that she had entered her garage, found Larry Bridges taking her belongings, and asked him to leave. She says that Bridges then dumped a can of gasoline over her head.

Police say Arnold and Bridges had been living together for approximately a year at the time.

Bridges was arrested on charges of domestic violence Sunday night and arraigned on Monday morning.

 His pre-trial has been scheduled for early August.

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