Lexington police arrested a man on charges that he burglarized a Lexington fire station.
Jason D. Allen, 41, is charged with second-degree burglary after he was found inside a fire station, police said.
Firefighters at Fire Station 2 on New Circle Road had been dispatched on a run Thursday afternoon, and when they came back, they found a man in the station, Battalion Chief Joe Best said.
After the firefighters talked to the man, he ran, Best said. Firefighters followed, trying to keep sight of him.
WKYT reported Allen had taken some personal items that belonged to the firefighters. Allen was being held in the Fayette County jail.