Woman accused of setting tent in homeless camp on fire

Woman accused of setting tent in homeless camp on fire
Arson officials say Amber Bredhold "showed extreme indifference to the value of human life."

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A woman is accused of setting fire to a tent inside a homeless camp.

Amber Bredhold, 30, was arrested Friday after Louisville Metro Arson said “the action showed extreme indifference to the value of human life, creating danger of death or serious physical injury to another.”

The fire was at 900 West Main Street.

Written in Bredhold’s arrest report, arson investigators said she started the fire with the intent to destroy the tent. The tent belonged to another person, according to officials.

Bredhold is charged with arson and wanton endangerment.

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