TGCSO: Christoval Woman Screams 'I F--king Hate You!' and Burns Down Trailer
CHRISTOVAL, TX – An allegedly enraged Christoval woman was arrested Monday after the sheriff's office claimed she burned down her boyfriend's trailer home and then posted it on Snapchat.
According to the affidavit signed by Justice of the Peace Eddie Howard, on Dec. 29 at around 12 a.m., the Christoval Volunteer Fire Department received a call regarding a structure fire on the 19800 block of 8th street. Deputies with the Tom Green County Sheriff's Office were also dispatched to the scene and spoke Anabel Bruton, 29, who stated she was the only one inside of the residence.
After flames where suppressed, a member of the fire department saw an extreme video on Snapchat. The firefighter instantly went and showed the deputy a woman starting a fire while saying "You finally get to see the chaos you caused, I F--king hate you."
Eyewitness accounts state that the video showed "the mother filming herself pouring gas around the inside of her house, around her sleeping kids, then struck a match and set the whole thing ablaze."
The owner of the home spoke with deputies that morning and told them that his son, his son's girlfriend, and their children lived in the residence.
The son was interviewed on Jan. 2 and told deputies that on Dec. 28, at around 7:30 p.m., he and Bruton had engaged in a verbal domestic dispute. After the fight, he left and went to a friend's house.
A few hours later, he was informed that his trailer house was on fire. The son was then showed the extreme Snapchat video and he confirmed that a floor seen in the video was the floor of his master bedroom.
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