Investigators are blaming careless smoking for the fire.
A Florida man suspected of attempted murder tried to elude police by jumping from the balcony of an apartment — only to be apprehended below, authorities said. The man, Rashad Walker, 28, of Maitland, leaped from the sliding glass door of the apartment and landed on the ground once police began knocking at the front...
The man held police at bay for several hours until he was found dead in the house.
Authorities have identified the man who held police at bay for hours earlier this week, firing on them at one point, before eventually killing himself this week.
Police say Michael Glennon, 24, argued with a family member Wednesday night in a home on Hampshire Road in the Sicklerville section of Gloucester Township, then took a gun and began shooting outside.
Authorities say police...