Cops: Woman found at fire scene killed herself
? Police say a woman found dead inside a Deer Park home damaged by fire Sunday night killed herself.
Witnesses say a domestic dispute preceded the fire. Several neighbors told News 12 the 50-year-old woman attacked her boyfriend, who lived in the home, with a hammer after throwing bleach in his eyes.
According to witnesses, the man left the house after the attack and went to a neighbor?s house complaining of a head injury.
Shortly after the alleged hammer attack, firefighters arrived at the house to put out a small fire set inside. Police won't comment on how it started and don?t yet know how the woman killed herself.
The man was rushed to the hospital and is recovering.