Police: Boy in custody after setting classmates hair on fire

Police say a 13-year-old boy is in custody for allegedly setting a classmates hair on fire. Authorities say the sixth-grade boy pulled out a lighter

The incident occurred after dismissal outside of I.S. 68.

The incident occurred after dismissal outside of I.S. 68. (6/4/13)

CANARSIE - Police say a 13-year-old boy is in custody for allegedly setting a classmates hair on fire.

The incident occurred after dismissal outside of I.S. 68. A sixth-grade boy allegedly pulled out a lighter and set an eighth-grade girl's hair extensions on fire after they got into an argument.

The victim was rushed to Staten Island University Hospital's burn unit. 

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