Maui police investigating possible arson-suicide caseUPDATED 6:09 PM HST Oct 09, 2013Video Transcript
they got sick. Tragedy on Maui -- after a man's burned body was found in his own home. Witnesses tell police -- he set his home on fire. Maui Police responded to a possible abuse in progress case around 6-15 this morning -- at the home on Kakae Place in Wailuku. Upon arrival -- officers found the back of the home engulfed in flames -- and heard several gunshots from within the home. The Maui Fire Department put out the flames and found the charred remains of the 52-year- old man -- and 3 dead dogs. Police say they have opened an arson - suicide investigation.