Nancy woman arrested on burglary, arson charges

Pulaski County Sheriff's Office

An incident took place Monday at Henderson Fuel in Nancy for which a Nancy woman was arrested in Ohio later that day.

A Nancy woman was arrested in Ohio in connection to a local case regarding burglary, theft and arson, according to the Pulaski County Sheriff's Office.

In the early morning hours of Monday, June 17, 2019, sheriff's deputies responded to a burglary and theft at Henderson Fuel in Nancy, Ky.. It was reported the perpetrator had taken a large quantity of money from the business before igniting material inside. The fire was contained and the property suffered minor damage.

Through investigation by the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation Division and Kentucky State Police, a suspect was developed: Norma Jean Walker, 56, of Pine Circle, Nancy. A warrant was obtained for Walker’s arrest and she was later apprehended in Winchester, Ohio.

Walker has been charged with third-degree burglary; theft by unlawful taking over $10,000; and second-degree arson.

Walker will be awaiting extradition in Brown County Jail, Ohio. Her bond is currently set at $75,000 Cash.

Agencies assisting in this investigation were the Kentucky State Police, Faubush Fire Department, Nancy Fire Department and the Brown County Sheriff’s Office in Ohio.

This investigation is ongoing by the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation Division.