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2 men arrested in connection to arson investigation in Murray, KY

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MURRAY, KY (KFVS) -

Two men have been arrested in connection to an ongoing arson investigation in Murray, Kentucky.

On September 5, the Murray Fire Department responded to a structure fire that occurred at a home in Rivera Courts.

The Murray Police Department was notified and detectives began an arson investigation due to evidence and information that was provided at the scene that led to belief that the fire was started intentionally.

None of the residents were home during the time the fire occurred.

During the investigation information was gathered that led officers to a residence on South 13th Street where a subject, Chad Sharp, 37, of Murray, was arrested on a warrant with the charges of arson, kidnapping, and assault.

Detectives also spoke with James Gibson, 37, of Murray, the following day, who was also arrested on a warrant with the charges of arson and burglary.

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