- Associated Press - Tuesday, July 7, 2015

PHOENIX (AP) - At least one teenage boy is facing felony arson charges in connection with a fire at a Phoenix grocery store that caused about $20,000 in damages.

Phoenix Fire Department officials say the blaze forced the evacuation of a Safeway store about 9:30 a.m. Sunday.

Authorities released surveillance images of two people they wanted to speak to in connection with the fire.

Family members of the two unidentified teens called investigators and brought them in to be interviewed Tuesday by investigators.

Authorities say it’s believed the 14-year-old boy played a greater role in setting the fire and he is detained at the Maricopa County Juvenile Court Center.

A 13-year-old boy has been released to the custody of his parents and charges against him are pending review by the county Attorney’s Office.


Information from: KSAZ-TV, https://www.myfoxphoenix.com

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