Amanda House (Source: Hardin County Detention Center)

Amanda House. Image courtesy Hardin County Detention Center. May 30, 2021

HARDIN COUNTY, Ky. (WDRB) -- A Hardin County woman is behind bars after police say she intentionally set a fire at an apartment complex. 

Police say Amanda House set paper towels and trash on fire next to a person's apartment. Investigators say she put the burning trash next to a wall, which caused a lot of smoke in the building. 

The Elizabethtown Police Department evacuated the building before the fire was put out. 

House was charged with first-degree arson and was taken to the Hardin County Detention Center. 

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