Man arrested following Bank St. fire

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by WHAS11

WHAS11.com

Posted on March 24, 2014 at 11:34 AM

Updated Monday, Mar 24 at 8:06 PM

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- An arrest was made on Friday night after police and fire fighters were called to a house in the Portland neighborhood twice.

Fire crews and arson investigators were at a house fire Friday evening in the 1900 block of Bank Street.

According to officials, the first call was made from the 1900 block of Bank Street for a reported domestic dispute.

Police said Phillip Earhart set a small pile of clothing on fire inside the house following a dispute.

Later, firefighters were called to the home where they battled fire and smoke at the same house.

A witness stated they believe someone there may have started the fire, causing arson investigators to be called to the scene.

Earhart is facing four arson charges

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