14-Year-Old Charged in Medford Arson
A 14-year-old boy has been charged with reckless burning and third degree criminal mischief after allegedly setting a fire at 9:29 Tuesday night in the 200 block of Barnett Road in Medford.
Witnesses reported seeing the fire set before the boy ran off to his apartment complex.
Medford Fire-Rescue made short work of the fire that burned a portion of a chain link fence burning through the plastic lattice covering the fence near an apartment complex pool. Itís estimated the flames caused about $150 in damage.