All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Arson’

Tennis Star Fire: Four Die in Home Owned by James Blake

The tennis star fire that is making headlines around the country and especially in the state of Florida was likely arson and it claimed the lives of four tentatively identified people–two adults and two teenagers. Owned by tennis star James Blake, the mansion near Tampa went up in flames on Wednesday. Blake wasn’t there at the time of the blaze. …

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Tennis Star Fire: Family Of Four Killed At Home Of James Blake

A Florida mansion belonging to ex-tennis star James Blake was set on fire and killed a family on four, police reported on Wednesday. Spokeswoman for Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Department, Debbie Carter, said that the house was intentionally set on fire. “There were fireworks placed throughout the house.” She also added that the department is “not looking for a suspect.” The …

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Millionaire Arsonist Found Guilty, Drops Dead in Courtroom

Michael Marin was found guilty of arson in an Arizona courtroom yesterday, then fell to the floor in convulsions before dying. Prosecutors at the trial claimed that in 2009 the man set his multi-million dollar mansion on fire before making a “daring escape” from the property while wearing scuba gear. It was claimed that Marin committed arson because he couldn’t …

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Microsoft’s Athens Office Attacked By Arsonists

Microsoft’s Athens headquarters was attacked last night by gunmen who set fire to the building’s lobby. According to the Athens’s English-language news site Ekathimerini, three armed men crashed a stolen van into the front of the building and threatened the night guard. They then poured flammable liquid on the floor and set it on fire. The front of the building …

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Golden Nugget Fire Intentionally Started

The fire at Las Vegas’ Golden Nugget casino, seeing one hospitalized and many other evacuated, has been ruled intentional by local investigators, who are beginning an arson investigation into the blaze. According to Inquisitr.com, the fire began Thursday morning in one of the guest rooms on the 22nd floor: The blaze, which was reported at 8:26am, occurred in an unfinished …

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