Reno woman arrested; suspected of arson

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LAMAR COUNTY, TX -- The Lamar County Sheriff's office has arrested a Reno woman suspected of arson.

According to Sheriff Scott Cass, 53-year-old Karen Bramlett was arrested after she allegedly started two fires at her home.

Deputies say, around 8 PM Thursday night, fire departments responded to a house fire off County Road 43830.

One of the homeowners extinguished the fires before firefighters arrived.

Deputies found the fires were started in the back of the residence and an enclosed porch.

Bramlett is being held in the Lamar County Jail.