Teen arrested in connection with vehicle fires in Meridian

Teen arrested in connection with vehicle fires in Meridian

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by KTVB

KTVB.COM

Posted on July 3, 2012 at 5:40 PM

Updated Tuesday, Dec 3 at 7:15 PM

MERIDIAN -- Meridian Police say they have made an arrest in connection with a series of vehicles fires and burglaries last month.

A 17-year-old boy is accused of intentionally set fire to four vehicles during the early morning hours of June 1, 2012.  Detectives took the teen into custody Tuesday afternoon. 

Police say they also recovered a firearm at his residence that was stolen from a vehicle on June 1.

The 17-year-old is now in the Ada County Juvenile Detention Center.  He is charged with two counts of burglary and four counts of third-degree arson.

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