A Long Beach man was set on fire in a Molotov cocktail attack that was all caught on video. The man, who’s name is being witheld for safety reason’s, was sitting outside the El Paisano Ranch Market in the 200 block of West Pacific Coast Highway. Long Beach Police Sgt. Aaron Eaton, said the victim was just sitting there minding his own business.
All of the sudden you see the suspect who appears to be in his 20’s, throw the Molotov Cocktail at the sitting man just barely missing a mother with a child in a stroller.
The man goes up in flames while the suspect runs away.
The victim was critically injured but did survive the attack. The man was in critical condition and suffered severe burns to his face, hands and lower body.