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): 703-877-3702
News Release 10-54
Date: May 13, 2010
Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department fire investigators charged two female juveniles with damaging property by fire, in the 6000 block of Waterbury Court, May 12, 2010. The fire occurred April 2, 2010, at approximately 6:50 p.m., in a common area near single family homes and townhomes in the Springfield area.
The juveniles are charged with carelessly damaging property by fire, (Class 4 misdemeanor, Virginia Code 18.2-88).
Fire crews quickly extinguished the approximately 20 by 30 foot grass and brush fire. There was no damage to any structures. There were no injuries.
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.