Man arrested on arson charge after Owensboro fire

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (WEHT) — Owensboro Police arrested a man early Monday morning in an arson investigation.

Shortly after 2 a.m., officers responded to a fire in the 700 block of Gracian Street.

Officers say the vacant home was intentionally set on fire by 36-year-old Christopher Cecil.

Cecil was arrested and charged with arson.

Police say most of the damage was inside the house.

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(This story was originally published on July 27, 2020)


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