Police charge another child for fire in William Street

Police have charged a third boy over last Saturday’s fire at an industrial area in William Street.

The 11-year-old boy was charged with maliciously destroying or damaging property, setting fire to someone else’s property, ignoring a total fire ban and destroying property in the company of others. He was granted conditional bail to appear in court on Monday, April 3.

Two other boys aged 14 and 11 have also been spoken to but released pending further inquiries. Two boys aged 12 and 13 have been charged.