(THUNDER BAY, ONT) – Thunder Bay Police Service patrol officers were called by a REAL concerned 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 have both appeared in court this morning.
This arson incident occurred on June 5, 2018 just after 7:00 p.m.
Source: Thunder Bay Police Service Media Release