arson arrestCENTRAL CITY, Ky. (11/26/19) — A Muhlenberg County Sheriff’s Office investigation related to a house fire off Kneeling Road has resulted in an arson charge for a Central City resident.

Deputy Josh Beatty assisted numerous area fire departments during the Nov. 12 blaze, deeming it was set intentionally, MCSO Deputy Alex Piper, the agency's public information officer, reported today.

Joshua Rice, 38, was charged with second-degree arson. He was listed as being held in Muhlenberg County Jail today. No bond was listed.

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