A Grayson County man is sentenced to 10 years in prison for his role in an arson that occurred in November 2010.
Kentucky State Police say Russell Mercer, 64, was sentenced on January 22 after he hired his ex-brother-in-law, Tom Lashley, 46, to burn some property on November 10, 2010.
Mercer had promised Lashley that he would pay him a portion of the proceeds from the claim he collected from the insurance company.
Lashley pled guilty to the arson and was sentenced to ten years in prison on February 7.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or email@example.com.