Top Stories - Fire Hero Now Charged with Murder

BRYCEVILLE, FL -- A man hailed as a hero for bravely pulling his family out of their burning home is now under arrest for the murder of his wife. Full Story
Blah Blah

Los Angeles, CA

#1 Sep 28, 2007
I hope he rots in hell for what he did to such a sweet innocent person as effie!!! Justice will be served and now her family can rest in peace knowing that that low life son of a you know what is behind bars!!!! Prayers go out to the Williams family.
Michelle

Orlando, FL

#2 Sep 28, 2007
I went to high school with Michael Ratley...this is just unbelievable! It's sickening to think what people are truly capable of.
Jennifer

United States

#3 Sep 29, 2007
Effie and Aiden are in my prayers.

Since: Aug 07

Charlotte, NC

#4 Sep 29, 2007
This is so sad and unfortunate. I have a strong feeling he will use his past depression issues to his advantage. I hope the jury does not by his insanity bullcrap, because he knew exactly what he was doing.
sweeteffie

United States

#5 Oct 16, 2007
What's the deal with the arrest while his is in jail? I don't know what Rebecca (Effie's Mom) is talking about that someone else did this to Effie. It's OBVIOUS that Michael did this to her! What is her deal? He shouldn't get let off by any means just because he has been on prescription drugs forever! He definitely knew what he was doing and that fire was part of his plan!
NeedJustice

Hamilton, Canada

#6 Dec 13, 2007
Maybe the police should reopen the case of Shane Crawford. Michael was a friend of his, and it is rumored that he had an affair with Crawford's wife. Then Crawford ends up dead.

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