A Fleming County volunteer firefighter has been charged with arson in connection with two mobile home fires, Kentucky State Police said. Christopher Dean Royse, 18, of Hillsboro was arrested Friday. Royse is accused of setting fires at homes on Watson Road in Hillsboro in Fleming County on Sept. 16 and Oct. 19. Royse is a Hillsboro volunteer firefighter, police said.
Royse was taken to the Mason County Detention Center and held on a $50,000 cash bond.