LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — A Lexington woman is facing arson charges after police say she tried to catch her apartment building on fire.
This all happened just before noon on Sunday in a building on Old Park Avenue, near Woodland Park.
According to an arrest citation, police believe Julie Ann Osbourne set a pile of trash on fire inside her bedroom with the intent of damaging the 28-unit building.
There were 14 residents at home at the time. Luckily, no one was hurt.
Osbourne is charged with first-degree arson and 14 counts of first-degree wanton endangerment. She's being held at the Fayette County Detention Center.