犯罪嫌疑人, Scott Anthony Massa, 51, allegedly broke a window and dumped a bucket of accelerant into the residence, which ignited and set him ablaze, 狐狸 13 of Tampa Bay reported.
Massa allegedly fled the scene and was detained after an officer spotted him at Tampa’s St. Joseph’s Hospital, 报告说.
Massa was taken to the burn unit at Tampa General Hospital. As of Sunday night, he remained hospitalized, 狐狸 13 已报告.
Arson investigators are in the process of determining appropriate charges, according to the Tampa Police Department.
Police say the residence was not set on fire, 该台报道. It’s not clear if it was his home.