Police say 28-year-old Michael Rankin, a felon on state probation, barged into a northwest Fresno engineering office Tuesday evening, threatening workers with a knife, barricading himself inside and then lighting small fires as officers closed in on him. He was found passed out from smoke inhalation and taken to a hospital for treatment, then is expected to be booked into Fresno County Jail.
Police say 28-year-old Michael Rankin, a felon on state probation, barged into a northwest Fresno engineering office Tuesday evening, threatening workers with a knife, barricading himself inside and then lighting small fires as officers closed in on him. He was found passed out from smoke inhalation and taken to a hospital for treatment, then is expected to be booked into Fresno County Jail. Fresno Police Department
Police say 28-year-old Michael Rankin, a felon on state probation, barged into a northwest Fresno engineering office Tuesday evening, threatening workers with a knife, barricading himself inside and then lighting small fires as officers closed in on him. He was found passed out from smoke inhalation and taken to a hospital for treatment, then is expected to be booked into Fresno County Jail. Fresno Police Department

Man allegedly threatens workers inside Fresno engineering firm

June 07, 2016 10:24 PM