Authorities believe man set fire to Hales Corner home, shot himself

Fatal Hales Corner fire ruled arson
Posted: 12:40 PM, Aug 01, 2017
Updated: 2017-08-01 17:40:26Z

Investigators believe a man set fire to a Hales Corner home Monday and then killed himself.

According to the fire department, the house at 12300 W. Edgerton Ave. caught fire shortly after 4:30 a.m.

The victim was later found in a second structure on the property.

Authorities believe the man set the fire and then shot himself.

The identity of the deceased male has not been determined.