Trooper Robert Purdy
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 7, Richmond
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KSP investigate multiple arsons in Jackson County
Date of News Release: 09/01/2011
(McKee, KY)- The Kentucky State Police Richmond Post are investigating two residential fires in Jackson County all occurring on Wednesday, August 31, 2011, after 12 A.M. EDT. Both of the houses were total losses. Arson is the suspected cause of the fires.
Witnesses at the scene report seeing a red Chevrolet S 10 with multiple occupants in the area of the fires. Anyone with information is asked to call the Kentucky State Police at 1-800-222-5555 or (859) 623-2404. You may also call 1-800-27-ARSON with information.
Detective Pat Alford of the Kentucky State Police is in charge of the investigation.