A Boaz man is in the county jail after setting a home on fire with a person inside. WEIS Radio reports that Kenneth Barksdale set a home on fire as a result of an ongoing argument. Officers were called to the scene of the fire and rescued a disabled person who was on oxygen.
Barksdale was booked into the Boaz City Jail on first degree Arson and Domestic Violence charges. His bond has not yet been set.