Juveniles charged with arson in JCC marina fire

WAVY/Lavoy Harrell

JAMES CITY COUNTY, Va. (WAVY) – Fire Marshals charged three juveniles with arson for a  fire that destroyed two boats at a James City County marina.

James City County Fire units responded to the First Colony Marina at 5:49 a.m. August 24 to find two boats in dry dock on fire. The 16-foot sailboat and 23-foot pleasure boat involved in the fire were destroyed.

Investigators also discovered three other boats at the marina had signs of vandalism and scorch burns.

Officials have not released the ages of the juvenile suspects.

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