Defendant throws Molotov cocktail at 16-year-old witness' car

Lexington County Sheriff's Department detectives arrested a trio in connection with the investigation of a motor vehicle that was intentionally set on fire outside the home of a 16-year-old boy who will be a prosecution witness in the 42-year-old man's criminal trial.

Deputies arrested 42-year-old Robert Fletcher Herbert of West Columbia, the man's 39-year-old live-in girlfriend, Lashanda Elaine Ball, and the girlfriend's 19-year-old son, Deandre Ball.