According to Namyangju Police, the man drenched himself in gasoline and set himself on fire at around 8:30 p.m. on Saturday at a convenience store operated by his ex-wife.
The man suffered third-degree burns and is currently being treated at a local hospital.
|(Gyeonggi Namyangju Police)|
The fire also reportedly affected items on display at the store.
According to police, the man committed the act after hearing his ex-wife had decided to move in with another man. Police plan to continue investigation after the man recovers.
By Lim Jeong-yeo (firstname.lastname@example.org)