TFC Michael Murriell
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 14, Ashland
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Arson 1st Investigation in Lawrence County
Date of News Release: 06/17/2008
(Ashland, KY) - Kentucky State Police is investigating an arson fire that took place at the residence of Thomas Osborne. The incident occurred around 0500 hours on the morning of June 6, 2008. Two separate devices resembling a "firebomb" were thrown at the rear of the residence of Osborne. This resulted in the house catching on fire. The homeowner (who was at home) was able to extinguish the blaze and was not injured.
Louisa Fire Department did respond later. The Kentucky State Police is offering a 1000 dollar reward through Target Arson with information leading to the arrest of the individuals responsible for this incident.
Callers can call Detective Rodney Caroll at the Kentucky State Police 1-877-416-1208 or 606-928-6421.
Det Carroll continues the investigation.