Suspect Arrested In Oxford Circle Arson

Posted at 4:55 AM, May 22, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-22 04:55:10-04

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– A man is in jail Tuesday morning accused of arson.

Police arrested 18-year-old Rodney Morgan after he broke into an apartment on Oxford Circle just after 4:30 a.m. Monday morning, according to a citation.

Morgan allegedly lit multiple fires while inside the empty apartment.

He’s charged with first-degree arson and second-degree burglary.