Three adults and two juveniles were charged with several felonies Thursday in connection with fires started Aug. 31 in Jackson County, Kentucky State Police said Friday.
Ronald R. Green Jr., 18, was charged with two counts of second-degree arson; one count of first-degree attempted arson; three counts of first-degree wanton endangerment; and three counts of unlawful transaction with a minor.
The charges are in connection with two fires that happened on Main Street in McKee and one fire that occurred on Old County Road.
Nicholas Bryant and Robert L. Johnson, two men previously charged in connection with the fire on Old County Road, were each charged Thursday with an additional two counts of first-degree wanton endangerment and one count each of second-degree arson and first-degree attempted arson in connection with the fires on Main Street.
State police did not release the names of the juveniles.
Green remains in the Jackson County Detention Center in lieu of $20,000 cash bond. Bryant and Johnson remain there as well in lieu of $30,000 and $32,500 cash bond, respectively.