Arson Investigated At Two Florence Businesses

Posted On May 09, 2012


(Florence, Ky.) – Florence Police are searching for the person or people that set fires behind two businesses Wednesday morning.


Fires were intentionally set at the Toys ‘R’ Us and Kroger located on Mall Road sometime between 4:30 and 5:00 a.m.


The suspect, or suspects, set ablaze a stack of wood pallets behind the Kroger. A pile of cardboard boxes behind the toy store was ignited, WCPO-TV reported.


Nobody was hurt.


It is not yet clear how much damage was caused by the fires. Florence Police have not said if they have identified a suspect.