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Five teens face charges after arson in Fort Nelson

FORT NELSON, B.C. – The Fort Nelson RCMP have identified five teens who are now facing charges relating to a fire at the Fort Nelson Bargain Shop.

The fire, which has been ruled an arson, started on October 7 and caused roughly $600,000 in damages. All five facing charges cannot be identified because they are underage.

In the RCMP release, officers state the extensive investigation and help from the community, lead the RCMP to identify the five teens, including four boys and one girl.

At this time, no further information can be released until charges are approved and to protect the integrity of the investigation.

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