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Three teenagers arrested for committing mischief by fire in Jurong West

Published on Apr 4, 2014 7:59 PM

Three teenagers have been arrested after allegedly setting fire to clothes in the corridors of their estate.

One boy and two girls aged between 13 and 15 were arrested on Thursday and Friday on suspicion of committing mischief by fire in Jurong West.

Preliminary investigations found that the suspects had committed at least three such offences.

Police said in a statement that there had been"several reports" of fire last month, adding that officers from Jurong Police Division established the identities of the suspects "based on extensive enquiries". Investigations are ongoing.

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