Mechanic sentenced for lighting estranged wife on fire with a blowtorch


January 14, 2016 | New York Daily News

Mechanic sentenced for lighting estranged wife on fire with a blowtorch

A ex-mechanic turned maniac who lit his estranged wife on fire with a blowtorch in 2013 and then tried to do the same to his former boss was slammed with 35 years to life behind bars on Thursday. Carlos Diaz’s actions “were calculated, were callous and frankly, judge, they were cold-blooded,” Assistant District Attorney Randolph Clarke Jr. argued at Diaz…