- Associated Press - Friday, April 4, 2014

HARTFORD, Maine (AP) - State officials say the death of a man found outside his burning home in the town of Hartford has been ruled a suicide.

Investigators say 57 year old Daniel Stasulis poured flammable liquid throughout the house on Thursday afternoon and then set it on fire. After the fire started, Stasulis used a rope to hang himself from an outside deck.

Investigators have found no note to explain his actions.

A passer-by noticed the flames. The house was fully engulfed by the time firefighters arrived at the scene.

Fire departments from at least five towns responded.



Click to Read More

Click to Hide