(NEW YORK POST) A North Carolina woman has been arrested and accused of helping her son with a video in which he set himself on fire as part of the “fire challenge” trend on social media.
Several media outlets reported that 41-year-old Janie Lachelle Talley, of Charlotte, has been charged with contributing to the delinquency of a minor.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police detectives say Talley’s 16-year-old son poured fingernail polish on himself July 29 and set himself on fire. The police statement says Talley was present at the time and helped with the video recording.
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