Juvenile arrested in connection with O.L. Slaton auditorium fire - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

Juvenile arrested in connection with O.L. Slaton auditorium fire

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One juvenile has been arrested in connection with the O.L. Slaton Jr. High School fire that occurred on December 12th, according to the Lubbock Fire Rescue Facebook page.

Officials say the juvenile arrested is a 15-year-old male student who, through the course of investigation, confessed to starting the fire. 

The student used a lighter to ignite fabric then discarded the fabric into other combustibles in the area.

He is being charged with 1st degree arson.

Follow the story with KCBD on air and on the web as we find more information.

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