Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department
4100 Chain Bridge Rd, Fairfax, Virginia 22030
Phone: 703-246-3801, TTY: 711 and Fax:703-385-1687
Duty PIO (Weekends/After-hours): 703-280-0694
Media Information Line: 703-324-3000
News Release 09-27
Date: March 26, 2009
Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department fire investigators charged two juveniles with felonies, Wednesday, March 18, 2009.
Two female juveniles from Centreville were charged with starting a fire capable of spreading (Class 6 Felony, Virginia Code 18.2-86), and setting fire to an occupied dwelling (Class 4 Felony, Virginia Code 18.2-77). The charges are in connection with intentionally setting an outside fire, Thursday, March 12, 2009, at Lee Overlook Apartments, 6403 Paddington Court, Centreville.
The fire caused damage to the landscaping and siding of the apartment complex. There were no injuries.
Damages are estimated at $10,000.
For more information, call Daniel L. Schmidt or Captain I Randal Bittinger, Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department, 703-246-3801 and TTY: 711. Fairfax County is committed to nondiscrimination on the basis of disability in all county programs, services and activities. Reasonable accommodations will be provided upon request.