Fire 07 arson investigation 300WEBSTER COUNTY, Ky. (8/10/18) — Two Clay men face felony arson charges in connection to a fire that started at a 75-year-old woman’s home.

Kentucky State Police Post 2 reported Arson Investigator Scott Steward determined that Wayne Hannah, 63 and Ethan Lofton, 19, set the home on fire.

KSP responded to the structure fire 5:47 a.m. July 28 at 90 Henry Drive. According to KSP, the owner of the home, Mary Edwards, was inside at the time of the fire and escaped unharmed.

Hannah and Lofton were each charged with first-degree arson and taken to Webster County Jail Thursday.

The investigation is ongoing.

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