PELLA — Police have charged two juveniles for setting a fire to the Pella Dollar General store Monday.
The fire, reported at 2:01 p.m. Monday, caused extensive damage to the store and its inventory. No injuries were reported, according to a press release from the Pella Police Department.
Using surveillance video and witness statements, investigators said they were able to a 12-year-old and a 13-year-old, both from Pella.
They've been charged with first-degree arson, a class B felony, and have been referred to Juvenile Court Services and were transported to juvenile detention, the department said. Neither juvenile was named.