Reward offered for information on two fires in Owsley County

jwarren@herald-leader.comJune 3, 2014 

State troopers are offering a reward for information in two fires set in rural Owsley County early Sunday morning.

The fires, which were started sometime between 1 and 7 a.m. Sunday, destroyed a barn on Lower Wolf Creek Road and damaged a garage on Brown-Gabbard Road, according to the Richmond Kentucky State Police post.

The area is about six miles south of Booneville.

Troopers said several ATVs were seen and heard in the area about the time the fires broke out.

The KSP Arson Task Force is offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the fires.

Anyone with information in the case is asked to call the Richmond KSP post, (859) 623-2404, or the arson task force, 1-800-272-7766.

Jim Warren (859) 231-3255.

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