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Anderson County Arson 1st Investigation

Date of Photo Release: 03/02/2009

(Frankfort, Ky.) - On Sunday, March 1, 2009 at 5:11 PM the Lawrenceburg dispatch received a call of a structure fire at 309 Center Street in Lawrenceburg. The Lawrenceburg Fire and Police departments were dispatched. The Anderson Co. EMS transported Ms. Jeanette Scroggins age 81 to the UK Medical Center in Lexington, KY.

The Kentucky State Police and KSP Arson detective were requested. The investigation continued into the night and early morning. The investigation led to the Kentucky State Police obtaining an arrest warrant for the victim's granddaughter Cheryl Brogan age 41, who lives with the victim. Prior to entering the suspect Cheryl Brogan into NCIC as wanted the Lawrenceburg PD received a teletype from the Arkansas State Police. They informed us that they had Cheryl Brogan arrested on traffic charges in Arkansas. They requested the Lawrenceburg Police Department conduct a welfare check of Ms. Brogan's grandmother living at 309 Center Street in Lawrenceburg. Investigating agency informed the Arkansas State Police that there was an arrested warrant on Cheryl Brogan for Arson 1st. Ms. Brogan remains lodged in Arkansas on traffic charges. Investigation ongoing by KSP and other charges are pending.

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