Two people arrested in Kandiyohi County on suspicion of arson 01 May 17

Two women are in custody at the Kandiyohi County Jail on suspicion of arson. The Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of medical assistance. After deputies arrived at the home they smelled smoke and found a small fire had started in the bedroom. They were able to extinguish the fire. They also found a 23-year-old woman with a broken ankle. She was taken to the local hospital for treatment. Deputies later arrested the injured woman and a 25-year-old woman on suspicion of arson. The case remains under investigation.