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Throw Up a Flare

Jena Liberty, 48, of Fresno, Calif., was on her way to Manhattan Beach when she took a break near Santa Clarita. When she got back to her car, she discovered she had locked her keys inside, but there was no one around to help. “To get attention, she decided to set the hillside on fire,” a sheriff’s spokesman said. “She got our attention.” The fire consumed about a half acre of brush, and she was arrested for arson. (JW/Los Angeles Daily News) ...Which is to say, Jena is no longer at Liberty.
Original Publication Date: 26 June 2011
This story is in True’s book collections, in Volume 17.

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