Metcalfe County Man Arrested for Arson

EDMONTON, Ky. (WBKO) – Kentucky State Police say Bobby Bishop, 31, of Edmonton was arrested Thursday at 1:25 PM CST at his home.

He is charged with Arson 1st Degree, Wanton Endangerment 1st Degree, and Criminal Mischief 1st Degree.

KSP says the charges stem from an investigation into a mobile home fire that happened at 1:59 AM CST on April 27th at 7632 Sulpher Well Knob Lick Road in Edmonton.

Troopers say the fire was set from within the home while Bishop's wife and child were still inside.

Bishop was taken to the Barren County Jail. is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules:

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