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Posted at 10:15 AM ET, 12/ 6/2010

Two marshals hurt serving warrant in D.C.

By Associated Press

The U.S. Marshals Service says two of its deputies were hurt when a suspect set himself on fire as they tried to serve a warrant at a Washington rowhouse.

Deputy Marshal Cole Barnhart said Monday that the officers — a man and a woman — were taken along with the suspect to a hospital.

The agency hasn’t identified the injured deputies or the suspect.

Three injured in NW D.C. fire
9:53 a.m.
Three people are being treated for serious burns and smoke inhalation following a fire Monday morning in a Northwest D.C. row home, fire officials report.

Firefighters were called to the home about 8:15 a.m. Once there they found smoke and fire coming from the basement of the home.

NBC 4 reports that at least two U.S. Marshals were injured when they tried to serve a search warrant to a man in the house and he set himself on fire.

Two injured in NW D.C. fire
8:36 a.m.
Two people are being treated for serious burns following an early Monday morning fire in a Northwest D.C. row house, fire officials report.

The fire began in the basement of a four-story home in the 1200 block of N Street NW around 8 a.m.

Stay with for more details.

By Associated Press  | December 6, 2010; 10:15 AM ET
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