Idaho Falls man tries to set woman on fire
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Idaho Falls Police arrested 36-year-old David W. Stahlke for aggravated battery and resisting arrest after he tried to set fire to a 56-year-old woman Saturday night.
Stahlke of Idaho Falls was booked into the Bonneville County Jail.
According to reports, police responded to the 100 block of Third Street around 8 p.m. in reference to a domestic disturbance. Upon arrival, officers spoke with a 56-year-old victim who stated that Stahlke punched her in the face and tried to set her on fire during a verbal argument.
While being placed under arrest Stahlke was uncooperative.