Trooper Robert Purdy
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 7, Richmond
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Kentucky State Police Investigates Suspicious Fire in Garrard County
Date of News Release: 04/03/2013
(Lancaster, KY)- On Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 10:37 pm EDT members of the Buckeye Fire Department, who were responding to a fire complaint at a different address, located a structure burning at the intersection of Jack Turner Branch Road and Sugar Creek Road. The first fire fighters on the scene reported that a male was observed near the fire when they arrived. The unidentified male could not be located.
Kentucky State Police Arson Investigator Pat Alford is investigating the fire. Anyone with information concerning these fires is encouraged to contact the Kentucky State Police at 859-623-2404 or the Arson Task Force at 800-27-ARSON.