November 16, 2010
Front Royal Police arrested a male juvenile in connection with several local fires that they say were intentionally set.
Investigators say since the last week of June and the first week of September, they responded to a series of fires set at Fantasy Land Park and nearby areas of Commerce Avenue. Fire Investigators say there were four separate incidents of things being burned in trash cans at a restroom building and one incident of brush being burned near the Department of Social Services.
Investigators say through an ongoing joint investigation, they found the male juvenile to be involved in all four fires. They charged the juvenile with all four fires.
The investigation is ongoing. If you have any information, please contact the Front Royal Police Department at (540) 635-2208 or Front Royal Fire and Rescue at (540) 636-3830.