A 44-year-old woman was arrested after she allegedly set fire to a vehicle in Rancho Cucamonga on Oct. 2, according to the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department.
At 1:09 a.m., deputies from the Rancho Cucamonga Police Department responded to a call of a fire in the 11300 block of Verona Drive. When deputies arrived, they located a vehicle fully engulfed in flames. Deputies contacted the owner, who was unaware his car was on fire.
Upon further investigation, deputies located surveillance video which led them to a suspect identified as Anitra Dennis. She was observed on video pouring a liquid on the vehicle, setting it on fire with a match and speeding off.
Deputies located Dennis and arrested her on an arson charge. She was booked at West Valley Detention Center, where her bail was set at $50,000.
Anyone with information regarding this investigation is urged to contact the Rancho Cucamonga P.D. Callers wishing to remain anonymous can call the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463) or leave information at www.wetip.com