ELKTON, MD. (WJZ) — A Cecil County woman is facing several charges, including attempted murder, after investigators said she set her home on fire and then sat in a chair and watched it burn.
Witnesses said they saw 47-year-old Gail Metwally set several fires at her home in Elkton, even though another person was inside. Bystanders said they heard the victim screaming for help and rescued her from a window.READ MORE: Steven Melton Indicted In Fatal Shooting of Dominic Carr in Baltimore
Metwally is charged with first- and second-degree attempted murder, arson and other charges.READ MORE: Victims Identified In Woodlawn Shooting Saturday, Police Detail Suspect's Attack COVID-19 In Maryland: 8 Deaths Reported Sunday As Hospitalizations & Positivity Rate Decline