Juvenile arrested for allegedly setting Turnagain Elementary playground on fire

Juvenile arrested in Turnagain Elementary school playground fire
By  | 

ANCHORAGE (KTUU) - A juvenile has been arrested after police say he set a piece of playground equipment on fire at Turnagain Elementary School’s playground.

According to the Anchorage Police Department, a preliminary investigation found that the juvenile male set the piece of playground equipment on fire, and then fled the area. Officers were able to locate the boy, and took him into custody for questioning.

The juvenile was arrested, and charges have been forwarded to the Department of Juvenile Justice, police say.

Copyright 2019 KTUU. All rights reserved.

Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station. powered by Disqus