Student charged with setting fire at Johnston High
Posted November 9, 2011
Kenly, N.C. — A 17-year-old student is accused of starting a fire at North Johnston High School.
Authorities said that Destany Diona Edwards, of Selma, started the fire in a bathroom at the high school in Kenly around 9:45 a.m. Monday.
The school building was briefly evacuated while firefighters put out the blaze. It caused about $4,000 in damage.
Edwards was placed in the Johnston County jail under a $100,000 secured bond.