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Heide (dpa/lno) – During a family dispute, a man poured gasoline on his wife and himself on Sunday in Heide (Dithmarschen district). Police officers responded to an emergency call before anything worse could happen, according to a statement. Officials arrested the 37-year-old. His 35-year-old wife was taken to the hospital. According to the information, both came from Buchholz in der Nordheide (Lower Saxony). The woman went to Heide to visit, the man followed her, it said.
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