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Teen charged with arson of motor home in Magna

MAGNA — Police on Monday arrested a teenager on charges of starting a motor home fire.

Witnesses said the 14-year-old poured gasoline over the motor home, parked in a vacant field near 3000 South and 8650 West, and then lit a match. When fire crews arrived Monday afternoon, the vehicle was engulfed in flames and was destroyed.

The teen was taken to a juvenile detention center and charged with aggravated arson.