They say kids started it

Three teens face charges for April fire



EMBERS—A firefighter puts out hotspots during the Country fire, a 28-acre blaze north of Westlake High School on April 29. RICHARD GILLARD/Acorn NewspapersThe April 29 Country fire wasn’t started by faulty power lines or an errant lightning strike. Arson investigators say the blaze that scorched the hills above Wesltake High School and caused homes in the area to be evacuated was the handiwork of three teenage boys.
Residents noticed the teens behaving suspiciously as the Country fire ignited an...

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