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.
Copyright 2013 WFSB (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved.