Suspect dances on burning roof, then gets tasered and arrested

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INDIANAPOLIS --Police and firefighters came across an unusual sight when they arrived at a standoff in Indianapolis.

The suspect, 25-year-old Matthew Russ, was dancing on the roof of a house. Police say he put himself and others in danger when he set his ex-girlfriend's home on fire and then climbed on the roof.

Negotiators couldn't talk him down. They even tried rubber bullets, which didn't work. The flames were getting closer, and a taser eventually ended Russ' rooftop dance.

He was taken to the hospital. His girlfriend believes he wanted to harm himself.