On Monday October 24 Warren Co. deputies were dispatched to the Isha Property in response to an individual that had been banned from the premises and set up a campfire on the property. Officers arrived to find an uncontained fire.
The fire became a major event. Warren Co. Sheriff’s Department, local volunteer fire departments from Warren County and nearby counties, Tennessee Forestry Division, EMA and EMS responded to the scene.
Robert Vincent Halter has been arrested and taken into custody charged with Reckless Burning and Criminal Trespassing.
Warren Co. Sheriff Jackie Matheny Jr. Tuesday urged all citizens around the Isha property, especially around the Curtistown Road area to evacuate.
A Blackhawk helicopter arrived on Tuesday and has made 2 drops at the fire located behind Isha.
Multiple acres have burned, but no report of has been released of many due the fire still burning as of late Tuesday afternoon.