WEST DEER TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — A man in West Deer Township is accused of trying to burn his house down.
Police say it happened on Quigley Road Saturday afternoon.
The man reportedly was involved in a domestic dispute with his wife. He allegedly locked himself in the basement, poured gasoline all over the floor and started a fire.
Firefighters were able to quickly control the flames.
The husband was found lying on the basement floor with self-inflicted wounds to his neck.
He was arrested.