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Woman threw firebombs on grounds of Buddhist temple, deputies say

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Courtesy photo (Palm Beach County Sherrif’s Office)

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office on Sunday arrested a woman after they say she was caught on camera throwing four firebombs onto the property of St. Dak Buddhist Temple.

Deputies took into custody 46-year-old Mei Cheung, of Riviera Beach, who is facing charges of firebombing after multiple items were found burning on the temple’s grounds.

Cheung is also accused of lighting a fifth firebomb in a mailbox on the temple’s grounds, deputies said.

The temple is located in the 6900 block of Donald Ross Road in unincorporated Palm Beach Gardens.