Officials: KSU fire was arson; police searching for suspect

FRANKFORT, KY (WAVE) - A fire last weekend at the Chandler Hall Dormitory at Kentucky State University has been ruled arson, and Kentucky State Police are looking for a 19-year-old suspect.

Arson investigators determined that the April 24 fire was intentionally set by 19-year-old Juanisha J. Feliciano from West Erie, PA.

Kentucky State Police are working with officers in the Erie area to find and arrest Feliciano.

Once she is located, she will be extradited to Kentucky to face criminal charges. Arson is a Class A felony and is punishable 20 years to life.

Feliciano could also be facing other charges.

The investigation is continuing by Kentucky State Police Post 12 Frankfort and the Kentucky State University Campus Police Department.

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