Man from Old Saybrook arrested after fire due in courtPosted: Updated:
A man in Old Saybrook is scheduled to appear in court Monday after a suspicious fire ended with his wife jumping from a second story window to escape.
Police said 60-year-old Glenn Alburtus and 55-year-old Susan Alburtus had some sort of argument at their home on Beaver Dam Trail on Friday morning.
When firefighters arrived, they said they heard a woman screaming for help and then saw her jump from a window to escape the flames.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.
Glenn Alburtus is charged with threatening and reckless endangerment, and could face more charges.
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