Judge grants shock probation to business owner convicted of arson

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Susan Lukjan, who was convicted of arson in May of 2010 after her business, Campbell's Gourmet Cottage was destroyed by fire in August of 2006, has been granted shock probation.

Thomas Clay, Lukjan's attorney, says Lukjan is currently being held in the Daviess County Jail but he expected her to be released in time to be home by this weekend.

Lukjan was convicted of arson and insurance fraud, and a jury recommended a 12-year sentence for arson and insurance fraud.

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