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Arrest made in Knox County Arson Case

Date of News Release: 08/26/2014

(Corbin, Ky.) - On August 25, 2014 at approximately 7:30 p.m. Kentucky State Police, Post 10 Harlan received a call of a house fire on Ky 3436 in the Corbin community of Knox County.

Preliminary investigations indicates that an unoccupied house had been intentionally set on fire. Tpr. Chad Gregory began an arson investigation.

On August 26, 2014 at 5:40 p.m. Tpr. Gregory arrested Christopher Wyatt, 28, of Corbin. Mr. Wyatt is charged with Arson 3rd degree and lodged in the Knox County Detention Center.

Case is still under investigation by Tpr. Chad Gregory.