First photo of Jerome Isaac who burnt Deloris Gillespie to death in a lift
The killing was captured by surveillance cameras.
Deloris Gillespie was holding her bags of groceries as she returned to her Brooklyn, New York. At 4 p.m. on December 17, the lift doors opened and 47-year-old Jerome Isaac appeared. He was dressed as a pest controller. He sprayed Ms Gillespie with accelerant. He then lit aMolotov cocktail and tossed it towards her.
Paul J. Browne, the chief spokesman for the New York Police Department. tells media:
“He confessed to the crime, claiming that the woman owed him money for work he had done in the last year.”
The sum? $2000.