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Louisville man arrested after allegedly using motorcycle to set fire in parking lot

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Eugene Bryant, Jr. (Source: Louisville Metro Corrections) Eugene Bryant, Jr. (Source: Louisville Metro Corrections)
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- The Louisville Metro Arson Squad say they arrested a man Tuesday night after he lit the gasoline in a motorcycle, causing a fire.

It happened just before 9:30 p.m. on Taylor Blvd., near Berry Blvd.

Authorities say 59-year-old Eugene Bryant, Jr. punched holes in the gas tank of a motorcycle, and then lit the gasoline with a lighter.

Police say his actions caused a fire in the parking lot of a business, and the Louisville Fire Department had to respond.

Bryant was arrested and charged with first degree wanton endangerment.

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