Police: 50-year-old arrested for shooting man, setting trailer on fire

COVINGTON, KY (FOX19) - Police have apprehended a 50-year-old man suspected of shooting a man before setting a trailer on fire in Covington, Ky.

Officers were called to the 4500 block of Amber Drive around 1:40 a.m. Monday. Crews arriving at the Rosedale Trailer Park found a 32-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound. Officers say his injury appears to be non-life threatening.

While attempting to make contact with the suspect in the trailer, authorities say the suspect set fire to the trailer.

The suspect attempted to flee but was apprehended by officers. A small child was also in the trailer, police say. The child was rescued by officers on the scene.

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