Brownsville Fire Arsonists Arrested


Two juveniles have been arrested for a fire set to a commercial building in Brownville on Thursday afternoon.

Fire was set to a building at 108 Ferguson Street.

An investigation by the Edmonson County Sheriff's Department and the Kentucky State Police led to the arrest of the two juveniles.

Both juveniles were lodged in the Warren County Juvenile Detention Center and charged with Arson 1st Degree, 6 counts of Wanton Endangerment 1st Degree, and 2 counts of Assault 2nd Degree.

Six employees of Hometown Cabinetry & Furniture were in the building at the time of the fire.

One employee was hospitalized for smoke inhalation.

Three firefighters were also treated for smoke inhalation during extinguishing the blaze.