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Two Marshals Burned As Suspect Ignites Self

December 07, 2010  | 

Two deputy U.S. marshals were burned in D.C. on Monday when a man they were pursuing suddenly set himself on fire, reports the Washington Post.

The incident occurred about 8 a.m. in the Logan Circle area, as marshals were trying to serve a warrant on a man who had failed to appear at a Superior Court hearing.

Read the full story at WashingtonPost.com.

Tags: U.S. Marshal Service, Assaults on Officers


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