Police Suspect 13 Year Old in Arson Case - NBC Right Now/KNDO/KNDU Tri-Cities, Yakima, WA |

Police Suspect 13 Year Old in Arson Case

Yakima, WA - Police believe a thirteen year old boy is responsible for lighting a fence on fire Tuesday afternoon. The fire was in the eleven hundred block of West Pierce Street around five o'clock. Police say the boy admitted to lighting that fire and another fire on 10th avenue the same day.  The people who live in the home are just glad the fire didn't spread any further. Sixty feet of ceder fencing was destroyed by the fire.  The estimated damage is twelve hundred dollars.  Police want to charge the child with second degree arson and first degree reckless burning.