Woman arrested 3 years after ex-boyfriend was set on fire - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Woman arrested 3 years after ex-boyfriend was set on fire

Tamika Jones (Source: MPD) Tamika Jones (Source: MPD)
MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

A Memphis woman is behind bars more than three years after police said she set her ex-boyfriend on fire.

The attempted murder happened May 31, 2012. Investigators said Tamika Jones doused Cedric Garrison in gasoline and lit him on fire.

He was taken to the hospital with third-degree burns.

Jones and Garrison had several children together, and one of them told police his mother said she was going to set Garrison on fire and kill him.

Jones is now locked up on attempted murder and aggravated arson. Her bond is set at $750,000.

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