PLYMOUTH, Mass. (AP) — The state Fire Marshal’s office says a fire at an oceanfront home in Plymouth that killed a 64-year-old resident was intentionally set in an apparent suicide.
Robert Drude was found dead in the entryway of his Ellisville Road home with a gasoline container and lighter nearby after the Feb. 17 blaze.
The cause and manner of Drude’s death remains under investigation.
No one else was hurt in the fire.