11-Year-Old Charged for Ovid Fire
SENECA CO. (WENY) -- An 11-year-old boy has been charged with starting that fire that destroyed multiple downtown buildings. Investigators say the kid was playing with a lighter and accidentally set the trash on fire behind the New Dragon Chinese restaurant.
That fire grew, partly fueled by propane tanks, and spread to a total of four buildings. The child's name is not being released.
He is being charged with arson as a juvenile delinquent.