15 year old arrested in connection with Walmart fires

15 year old arrested in connection with Walmart fires
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Friday, November 4, 2011 - 4:13am

Authorities plan on filing two charges of setting fire at Conroe Walmart

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; authorities said they have a 15-year-old boy in custody and plan to charge him with setting two fires in a Conroe Wal-Mart store Sept. 9, a blaze that forced the store to evacuate and briefly halt operations.

Fire Marshal Mike Legoudes said the fires were not started using an accelerants; the suspect allegedly ignited combustible material in the woman's and toy departments.

To read more on this story, head to The Houston Chronicle's website: http://www.chron.com/news/houston-texas/article/Boy-15-arrested-in-Conroe-Wal-Mart-fires-2250621.php

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