Santo Domingo. The National Police reported today the arrest of a man who allegedly showed up at the residence of his ex-concubine with the intention of killing her and then setting her house on fire, in an incident that occurred in the Vietnam sector of Los Mina, Santo Sunday East.
The detainee was identified as Luis Arturo Méndez (aka Niño), of legal age, police said in a statement.
The preliminary report of the case indicates that Méndez showed up at his ex-partner’s residence with the intention of physically attacking her.
The man had in his possession, according to the information, a bottle with gasoline, a box of matches, a Sevillian about four inches long and a scissors.
The detainee was placed at the disposal of the justice through the Public Ministry