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Historic Black church in Scott County intentionally set on fire

Watkinsville Baptist Church was intentionally set on fire twice in a matter of hours, ultimately burning to the ground, according to the Lexington Herald-Leader.

One dead in Pike County structure fire

State Police say first responders found a body inside a structure while fighting a fire early Saturday morning.

Man charged with arson, wanton endangerment

Stolen cooler eventually leads to fire case

Volunteer firefighter charged in Lincoln County fires

STANFORD, Ky. (WTVQ) - A 19-year-old volunteer firefighter faces from 10 to 20 years in prison after being charged second-degree arson.

Man accused of setting fire inside Pikeville Medical Center

A man is accused of setting a fire in a first-floor restroom at Pikeville Medical Center, according to Pikeville Police.

Mother and daughter accused of hiring someone to burn down their business

Kentucky State Police say the owners of Wolfes Food Mart and Pool Hall hired someone to burn their business to collect the insurance money.

Deputies: Man intentionally sets home on fire with someone inside

The Bourbon County Sheriff's Office says a man is charged with attempted murder after purposelessly setting a home on fire with someone in it.

Man accused of setting home ablaze, waiting nearby with guns

Richard L. Brown is accused of setting a house on fire with children inside then waiting outside with guns.

Clay County man accused of setting fire in home

Deputies say 25-year-old David Taylor, of Mill Pond, had previously told to leave the home. but came back and set a fire.

Danville Police need help finding someone who tried to set house on fire

Danville Police are asking for help finding someone they say tried to set a house on fire.

Woman accused of trying to set Laurel County home on fire

The Laurel County Sheriff's Office says deputies were called to a home off Billy Mays Road on Saturday night.

Man charged with arson, animal cruelty after his mother’s home burns, killing her pets

According to the arrest citation for 23-year-old Jody Sapp, when deputies arrived at the scene of the fire, Sapp's mother told them he burned her house down.

LPD: Woman charged with fraud after having car set on fire

A Lexington woman was charged with arson and insurance fraud after police say she had her car set on fire and collected insurance money.

Abandoned church fire in Corbin may have been arson

The fire at the abandoned church broke out in the early morning hours of July 1.

Pulaski County woman wanted for theft and arson arrested in Ohio

A Pulaski County woman accused of stealing money from a business in Nancy and setting the building on fire, was arrested in Ohio.

Fire marshal releases video of persons of interest in arson at dealership

The fire marshal says the two men were running through the parking lot of a liquor store located behind Auto Masters Auto Sales around the time of the fire.

Teen pleads guilty to killing sex offender

Lance D'artagnan Lear told the judge he went to Jerry Caudill's home on June 7, 2017 around 3 a.m. and set it on fire knowing Caudill was asleep inside.

Two Wayne County inmates accused of starting fire at jail

Deputies say the inmates placed a jump suit and a blanket inside a cloth bag and used an electronic cigarette to set it on fire.

Suspect under arrest for historic black church fires in Louisiana

According to a statement from the U.S. Attorney, police have a suspect in custody, accused of setting fires at multiple historic black churches in Louisiana.

Man charged with arson in Lexington

A man has been charged with arson after a town home fire in Lexington Saturday. 

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