Auburn Police arrest teen for Skyridge School fireBy: Staff Report
The Auburn Police Department has made an arrest in the arson fire case that took place at
At approximately 6:30 p.m. on Sept. 18 of last year the Auburn Fire Department and police responded to the report of a fire at
The case has remained open as evidence was sent to a crime lab for analysis and on Monday, Feb. 25, a 14-year-old male juvenile was arrested by a school resource officer for allegedly intentionally setting the fire on Sept. 18, 2012.
After his arrest, the juvenile gave a confession detailing the events that lead to the fire at Skyridge. He was then booked into the Placer County Juvenile Hall for arson and other unrelated charges.