TAMPA, FL. (970 WFLA) -Hillsborough County Sheriff's Deputies and firefighters were called to 6603 Timber Brook Court in Tampa after neighbors saw smoke.
Firefighters rescued Nancy Lowe, who they say had been battered by her ex-husband, James Clark, and her thirteen year old daughter.
After searching the home, it was discovered that Nancy Lowe and her daughter had a suicide pact, and that the daughter had purchased gasoline earlier in the day.
Mother and daughter have been hospitalized under the Baker Act, James Clark is in custody for aggravated assault.
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