Teenage punk accused of sparking Lake County arson fire

PAINESVILLE TOWNSHIP, OH (WOIO) - A 15-year-old boy is accused of starting an arson fire in Lake County.

It happened on Sunday just before 5PM on Newell Street.

Investigators tell 19 Action News the teen started the fire in the back of the house, which caused significant damage to the rear of the home, and an attached deck.

Luckily, no one was injured.

Charges are pending.

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