Solon man sentenced for burning woman's van for insurance money

SOLON, Maine (WABI) - A man from Solon hired to set a woman's minivan on fire for insurance money will spend six months in jail.

24-year-old Anthony Salisbury pleaded guilty last month to arson.

Last summer, 31-year-old Jennifer Sandoval paid him $300 to burn her van in Bingham.

It was to collect more than $2,100 in insurance.

The two were arrested in December.

In May, Sandoval pleaded guilty to arson conspiracy and insurance fraud.

She was also sentenced to six months in jail.