Woman convicted of involuntary manslaughter in 2015 car fire death


A woman accused of setting a man on fire inside her car was found guilty of involuntary manslaughter.

In November of 2015, Kely Guidry Garcia doused 54-year-old Richard Sanchez in gasoline and set him on fire in the 1000 block of 30th Street. 

Sanchez later died at Grossman Burn Center in Los Angeles.

According to court documents, investigators say its unclear what they were doing together in the car, although Garcia was found in her underwear.

Garcia will be sentenced on Aug. 5.

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