She now has a half-dollar-sized scar on her arm where it is still healing a month later.
Manning-Moore took the phone to the local Apple store. The staff there kept it to examine the device. That was two weeks ago and she still does not have the phone back, WAVY reported.
When contacted by WAVY, Apple said the company was looking into what happened, and asked if she was using a factory charger, made by Apple. She said she was.
Apple advises that owners use a genuine Apple cable or an Apple-certified cable, as well as genuine Apple power adapters.