Police: Man attempts to burn down Lexington apartment building

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WDKY) - A man who set several fires in an apartment building in an attempt to burn it down is facing an arson charge, police said.

Rodney Morgan broke into an apartment on Oxford Circle through a window around 4:40 Monday morning, his arrest citation states.

Morgan faces charges of arson and burglary.

Police said people were sleeping inside the building, but Morgan's arrest citation did not indicate how many.

Miller's citation also indicates the fire was set in the same apartment complex where the suspect lives.

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