Gatlinburg, Tennessee

WP: Two youths charged with arson in Tennessee wildfires that killed 14

Two juveniles have been charged with aggravated arson in connection with the East Tennessee wildfires that killed 14 people last week and left nearly 150 others injured, authorities said Wednesday.
During an investigation, “information was developed that two juveniles allegedly started the fire,” the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said in a news release.
A petition was filed Wednesday in juvenile court charging the juveniles with aggravated arson, the TBI said.

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