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Assault & arson investigation

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A man who lives at 135 Hausman claims he was attacked in the middle of the night and the intruder set fire to his home. According to neighbors, the man climbed out of a window around 3:20 a.m. The man, who had a gash on his head, told police someone broke into his home and held a gun to his head. Toledo Firefighters contained the flames to a single room. Arson investigators are now looking into what caused the fire. Investigators with Toledo Police are also following up on the possible criminal activity and searching for leads. The man was taken to the hospital for his wounds and smoke inhalation. Firefighters say he was conscious, walking around and talking when they arrived.