The former commander of Bowling Green VFW Post 1298 is indicted on five charges in federal court.
Donald Mudd and Martha Towe have been indicted for arson, mail fraud, illegal gambling, money laundering and conspiracy to defraud the internal revenue service.
Federal prosecutors said Mudd started the fire that destroyed the VFW post four years ago to cover up his illegal gambling activities.
Both Mudd and Towe are to be arraigned in Federal Court on June 20, 2007.
To view a press release from the Department of Justice on Don Mudd, click here.