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Paducah Man Charged with Arson, Endangerment
By West Kentucky Star Staff
MCCRACKEN COUNTY - A McCracken County man was arrested on arson and other charges Saturday.

According to the McCracken County Sheriff's Department, a fire that was alleged to have been intentionally set inside a bedroom of an apartment on Fisher Boulevard in Reidland.

Police said witnesses told them that 28-year-old Jonathon Owen, of Paducah, had allegedly set fire to items inside the apartment after a dispute with a roommate and family members.

Owen was found near the apartment and was arrested . He's charged with 1st degree arson and eight counts of 1st degree wanton endangerment.

Owen was lodged at the McCracken County Regional Jail.

Deputies said more charges may be forthcoming.


Published 07:30 PM, Sunday Apr. 14, 2019
Updated 06:26 PM, Monday Apr. 15, 2019

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