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Arson Arrest - Update

Incident Date: 
Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 11:30
Incident Number: 
P18043738
Location: 
Thunder Bay
Date Published: 2018-06-06

TBPS patrol officers were called by a citizen to the area behind Castlegreen Drive, at the pathway that runs underneath Highway 11/17 for a grass fire that had been lit. Thunder Bay Fire Rescue was required to extinguish the fire while police spoke to witnesses who assisted in locating the two suspects.

A 16 year old male was arrested and has been charged with Arson and Mischief. A 15 year old male was also arrested and has been charged with Arson and Breach of Recognizance. They will both appear in court this morning.

This arson incident occurred on June 5, 2018 just after 7:00 p.m.

Original Release
June 6, 2018

TBPS patrol officers were called by a citizen to the area behind Castlegreen Drive, at the pathway that runs underneath Highway 11/17 for a grass fire that had been lit. Thunder Bay Fire Rescue was required to extinguish the fire while police spoke to witnesses who assisted in locating the two suspects.

A 16 year old male was arrested and has been charged with Arson and Mischief. A 15 year old male was also arrested and has been charged with Arson and Breach of Recognizance. They will both appear in court this morning.

 

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