Man in Custody After Setting Another's Hair Aflame

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) -- A man is in police custody after witnesses say he assaulted another man with a cigarette lighter, setting his hair on fire.
The Grand Rapids Press reports the incident occurred across from a bar in downtown Grand Rapids around 11 a.m. Wednesday.
Police say they believe drinking was involved.
Joshua Ganzevoort says he and other bystanders stopped the assault and helped put out the flames.
According to police, the victim was taken to the hospital for what appeared to be minor injuries. is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules:

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