Saturday, July 26, 2014
Man faces attempted murder charges for suicide attempt

KEY LARGO -- A 48-year-old man who tried to kill himself last week now faces criminal charges after deputies say he threatened his neighbors' lives by setting his apartment on fire.

John Merendino lit his apartment on fire shortly after midnight July 16 with the intention of killing himself, sheriff's office spokeswoman Becky Herrin said.

But the fire en...

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