Trooper Paul Blanton
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 7, Richmond
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Kentucky State Police Investigate Richmond Arson Fire
Date of News Release: 12/20/2012
(Richmond, KY) -- On December 20, 2012 at 04:05 am EST an apartment fire at 211 McDaniel Drive was reported to the Madison County Emergency Operations Center. Richmond Fire Department responded and after the fire was extinguished the initial investigation revealed the fire was suspicious in nature. KSP Arson Investigator Pat Alford was contacted to continue the investigation.
During the course of this investigation Detective Alford has received information that there were several individuals seen in the area just prior to the fire being noticed.
Anyone with information concerning this, or any other suspicious fire, is encouraged to contact the Kentucky State Police Richmond Post at 859-623-2404 or 800-222-5555 or the Arson Tip Line at 800-27ARSON. Callers may remain anonymous.