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 09-31
Date: April 7, 2009
Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department fire investigators charged three juveniles with setting a fire, Monday, April 6, 2009.
All three 14 year-old male juveniles are from the Reston and Herndon areas. They are charged with setting an outside fire to woods, brush, leaves, grass, and straw (Class 1 Misdemeanor, Virginia Code 18.2-87).
The charges are in connection with setting an outside fire, Saturday, March 21, 2009, at Hidden Creek Country Club, 1711 Clubhouse Road, Reston.
The fire caused minimum damage to the landscaping. There were no injuries.
The juveniles have been released to their parents.
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.