The Arson Bomb Squad reports the arrest of a male juvenile for an arson that occurred on Saturday, August 13, 2022 at 5:38 p.m. in Seaford.
According to Detectives, a fire was set inside of a Nassau County NICE bus, located at 3340 Merrick Road, causing it to catch fire. The fire caused ten other NICE buses to also catch fire, creating an excessive amount of property damage. On Thursday, October 6, 2022, Police apprehended a male juvenile, 17, that was responsible for setting the fire.
The juvenile defendant is charged with one count of Arson in the 3rd Degree, and ten counts of Arson in the 4th Degree. He will be arraigned on Thursday, October 6, 2022, at First District Court, 99 Main Street in Hempstead.