Suspect in NYC elevator torching due in court

NEW YORK (AP) - December 19, 2011

Police say Jerome Isaac was arrested Sunday and had burns on his face. It wasn't clear if he had a lawyer. Police say he said she owed him $2,000.

Deloris Gillespie died Saturday in the small elevator of her Brooklyn apartment building.

Surveillance video shows a man looking like an exterminator with a canister sprayer, white gloves and a dust mask. The sprayer was full of flammable liquid.

He sprays the woman as she cowers, then tosses a Molotov cocktail into the elevator.

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