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Student Charged With Setting Fire At Wilson School

Posted April 19, 2004 9:07 a.m. EDT

— Investigators say a 15-year-old student has been charged with setting a fire at Toisnot Middle School Friday morning.

The fire started around 7:20 a.m., causing excessive damage to an office near the guidance counselor area of the school.

Fire investigators estimate damages at $2,500.

The school was evacuated and no one was injured.

The student is charged with a felony and is being held at a juvenile detention center pending a hearing.