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W.Va. Woman Gets One Year for Setting Boyfriend on Fire

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CHARLESTON, W. Va. (AP) -

A Dunbar woman has pleaded guilty to setting her boyfriend on fire.
    
Reports said that 46-year-old Cynthia Swoboda pleaded guilty to unlawful wounding Monday in Kanawha County Circuit Court.
    
Swoboda received a one-year jail sentence, with credit for time served.
    
Police say Swoboda poured gasoline on Shane Stone and then set him on fire in a pharmacy parking lot on May 26.
    
Stone was treated at Cabell Huntington Hospital's burn unit and released.

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