Bus depot inferno--youth in court.(Incident Report)

A 15-YEAR-OLD BOY HAS appeared in court, charged with setting fire to 12 buses, which caused an estimated 2m [pounds sterling] damage at a garage.

The boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons, appeared at the West London Youth Court.

The fire broke out at the bus garage in Great Western Road, Paddington, West London, recently. More than 50 firefighters were needed to put it out. He was also charged with two separate arson offences in January.

The youth was charged with attempted arson with intent to endanger life in Queensborough Terrace, Paddington. …

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