Content Tagged 'arson'

Update: Man Charged In Murder Of Beattyville Woman
State Police said Melvin Slone, 55, of Beattyville, was arrested Wednesday and charged with murdering Martha Belle Hollar, 79, of Beattyville, earlier this month.
Tire Fire Under Investigation
It took crews in Laurel County hours to put out flames at a tire recycling plant. They said they continue to battle the threat of an environmental hazard with all the water run-off. Video Video
Arrests Made in Car Arson At Commonwealth Stadium
UK Police said they arrested two teenagers Thursday after a car arson prompted a crime bulletin on campus. Investigators said both are UK students. Video Video
UPDATE: Third Arrested in Commonwealth Stadium Car Fire
A third person has been arrested and charged with arson by University of Kentucky Police for allegedly starting a car on fire. Video Video
Arson Reported in Commonwealth Stadium Parking Lot
Officials at the University of Kentucky said an attempted arson in the Commonwealth Stadium parking lot led to a Campus Crime Bulletin. Video Video
Update: Fire that Killed McCreary County Firefighter Deemed Arson
A fire that broke out on Water Plant Road in McCreary County in August and caused the death of a local firefighter has been ruled as arson, according to investigators.
Arson Investigators Looking into Strip Mall Fire
After the Lexington Fire Department finally got its chance to investigate a New Circle Road strip mall that burned last month, an inspection for arson began Friday.
Lexington FD: Fire at Racquet Club was Arson
A fire that destroyed an apartment at the Racquet Club early Sunday morning was set intentionally, according to the Lexington Fire Department.
Update: Police Believe State Park Fire Intentionally Set
State Police said they believe that three separate brush fires were intentionally set. Investigators said the fires started early Saturday afternoon.
Employee Accused Of Setting Fire In Locked Alzheimer's Unit Of Nursing Home
The Carlisle Fire Chief said an employee at Johnson Mathers Health Care intentionally set a fire in a locked Alzheimer's unit, but then put the fire out before there was much damage or any injuries to appear to be the "hero."
Man Accused Of Setting Fire To Home
The Lexington Fire Department says a fire started Thursday morning on Ohio Street.
Update: Arrest Made In Carlisle Nursing Home Arson
State Police said Michael Thomas, 30, of Germantown, intentionally set a fire in a locked Alzheimer's unit of a nursing home in Carlisle.
Lexington Fire Officials Investigating if 3 Fires are Connected
Three separate fires, all three inside abandoned homes, all in the same part of town and all three in less than a week. ABC 36's Paris Lewbel reports about what fire officials are saying about a possible connection. Video Video
Police: Man Arrested For Setting Fire To Van
Police arrested and charged a man with arson for allegedly setting fire to a minivan on a Lexington road Sunday night. Video Video
Mt. Sterling Officials Investigating Two Cases of Arson
Investigators say two structures were set on fire overnight.
Update: Injured Lexington Firefighter Reacts To Man's Arrest In Arson Case
Lexington firefighter Jeremy Bruner reacted Monday to the arson arrest of a man in connection to a house fire he was injured fighting last Thursday.
Police: Two Arrested in Relation to Sherman Ave. Fire
Police say 30 year-old Greggory Cruz and 31 year-old Darrell Blankenship have each been charged with second degree arson. Video Video
Animals Killed in Shelter Fire
More than 30 animals could be dead after a fire Friday night at the Knox-Whitley Animal Shelter. Video Video
UPDATE: Corbin Police Say Man Admitted To Starting Fire At Ice Company
Police say a man has confessed to the November 24th arson at the Corbin Ice Company.
Injured Lexington Firefighter Speaks After Porch Collapse
Being a firefighter is one of the most dangerous jobs around. Jeremy Bruner knows that first hand. He’s been a firefighter for nearly 11 years. Video Video
Lexington Apartment Fire Considered Arson
The Lexington Fire Department has determined that an apartment fire Wednesday morning was intentionally set. Video Video
Visitation For Couple Killed In House Fire
Family and friends are saying goodbye to a Lincoln County couple who was killed in a house fire that State Police said was intentionally set.
Powell County Arson Investigation
Powell County Arson Investigators said a Saturday morning house fire wasn’t an accident. Video Video
Update: Mother and Three Kids Displaced From Arson Fire
A mother and her three kids have to temporarily move out of their duplex after a fire was intentionally set in the neighboring unit. Video Video
Update: Human Remains Found At Suspicious Fire In Madison County
Human remains found near suspicious fire in Madison County. Video Video
Man Arrested On Arson Charge After Fire At The Community Inn
Lewis Landis is accused of pouring lighter fluid onto a bed at The Community Inn and setting it on fire overnight Wednesday, according to Lexington Police.
Woman Charged With Arson For Movie Tavern Fire
Court documents said Stephanie Robinson, 34, was charged with arson after the April 12th fire at the Lexington movie theater.
Suspicious Fires Being Investigated In Jackson County
State Police said Wednesday that an arson investigator is looking into two suspicious fires in Jackson County.
Arson Suspects On The Loose
The Lexington Fire Department is asking for help finding a suspect who they think may have been responsible for four fires earlier this month.
Suspect Arrested In Lexington Arson
Charles Goldsberry was arrested and charged with arson Monday morning in connection with a house fire on East Second Street in Lexington. Video Video
Fire Investigators Ask For Public's Help
Investigators are asking for help in finding the person or persons involved in a string of recent arsons. Video Video
Update: Two Fires in Lexington Investigated As Arson
A vacant convenience store on the corner of Pine and High Streets and a tire fire just down the road are both being investigated as arson. Video Video
Fire Department Pushed to Brink by Rowdy Celebration
The Lexington Fire Department was stretched thin by the rowdy celebrations that erupted after UK's Final Four wins. So thin it almost reached the tipping point. Video Video
Arrests Made In Nicholas County Arson Case
State Police said a tip led to the eventual arrest of two men in connection to an arson case dating back to last June.
Mom Pleads Not Guilty To Lighting Apartment On Fire
Lamonica Hill pled not guilty to lighting her apartment on fire in court Tuesday. Video Video
Update: Investigators Call Deadly Fire In Winchester "Murder"
State Police said Monday afternoon that a man who was found dead after a house fire in Winchester, was murdered. Video Video
UK Students React To Small Fires In Their Residence Hall
Three small fires that happened at Kirwan One Residence Hall on UK’s campus have prompted a crime alert from the University. Some students living in Kirwan said they didn’t think much of the fires at first. But as the incidents continue to happen, their concern is growing. Video Video
Update: Two More Arson Cases In West Lexington
The Lexington Fire Department said two more vehicles were intentionally set on fire Saturday night as the string of arsons continued in the Hill Rise Drive area. Video Video
London Man Arrested In Arson-Murder Investigation
Now to an update on a story we've followed out of Laurel County. Troopers arrested a man Thursday night in a murder and arson investigation. Video Video
Arson Arrest In Lexington
Lexington police have made an arrest in an arson investigation.
Numerous Fires Cause For Arson Investigation In Estill County
State Police are investigating as many as 8 fires as arson. Video Video
Parkway Apartments Arsonist Sentenced
The man who admitted he set a Lexington apartment complex on fire was sentenced to 45 years in prison today. Video Video
Mother Charged with Arson and Attempted Murder
A Lexington woman who says she was sleep walking when she started an apartment fire has been charged with arson and attempted murder. Video Video
Lawrenceburg Man Wants Answers After Two Fires At His Business
A Lawrenceburg man wants answers after a second fire at his business.
Four Men Accused In Georgetown Arsons
Police accuse the men of two arsons at the same place in Georgetown. Video Video
Shocking New Details Revealed In Lexington Arson Case
Lamonica Hill is accused of giving her 12-year-old son as many as 20 sleeping pills before lighting their apartment on fire. Video Video
Former EKU Student Pleads Guilty To Lesser Charges In Dorm Arson Case
Samuel McFarland of Williamsburg was accused of setting two bulletin boards on fire in a dormitory at EKU in Richmond in 2011. Video Video
Update: Third Arrest In Connection To Nicholas County Arson
State Police said a third person had been arrested in connection to an arson last June in Nicholas County.
Lexington Woman Arrested On Charges Of Arson And Attempted Murder
Lamonica Hill was arrested after police said she lit her apartment on fire on purpose. Video Video
Man Arrested In Lexington Arson Case
Anthony Moore, 22, has been arrested. Video Video
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