Juvenile in custody for Fernley apartment fire

By The Associated Press | Posted - May 7, 2015 at 1:21 p.m.



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RENO, Nev. (AP) — A juvenile has been taken into custody after authorities connected him to an apartment fire in Fernley.

KTVN-TV reports that (http://bit.ly/1bAWPsd ) firefighters in Lyon County say an investigation revealed that a juvenile started the fire by lighting a juniper bush early Wednesday morning. The fire spread up the side of the building and damaged the outside.

Authorities say two adults and a child had to be evacuated, but were able to return after the fire was put out.

No one was hurt in the incident.

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Information from: KTVN-TV, http://www.ktvn.com

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