Kimberly Brinton was pumping gas and smoking a cigarette at the Dandy Mini Mart convenience store in Mehoopany, Pennsylvania on June 30. Another customer remarked that it was not safe to smoke around a gas pump and splashed Ms. Brinton with windshield cleaner in an attempt to put out her cigarette. Police syt Ms. Brinton responded by spraying gasoline on the other customer and threatening to light her on fire. The customer slipped in the gasoline and broke her arm.
Ms. Brinton was jailed on aggravated assault and other charges.