Police arrest 14-year-old over firebug charges
AN ACCUSED fire bug wanted over a number of blazes that that broke-out during a total fire ban on the NSW Central Coast, has been arrested.
Several fires were allegedly lit at a park at Watanobbi late Monday.
The fires spread to nearby grassland and play equipment.
Police arrested a 14-year-old boy at the scene.
He was charged with malicious damage by fire, possess article to destroy property, leave fire lit in an open area un-extinguished and common assault.
He fronted the Wyong Children's Court today.