Arson Charge Dropped

An arson charge has been dropped against a man accused of setting a fire at Eastern Kentucky University.

Police arrested James Reynolds who works for the food service provider for EKU and accused him of setting a fire in the trash storage area in the Powell Student Building.

The building was evacuated, but no one was hurt. According to the "Richmond Register," Reynolds is also charged with wanton endangerment and criminal mischief.

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