Brisbane Girl, 13, Charged With Arson
A 13-year-old girl has been charged with arson following a fire at an accommodation centre in Brisbane which caused substantial smoke, heat and water damage.
All occupants were safely evacuated when the fire broke out on the Bardon centre's top level about 3pm on Monday, police said.
Detectives investigating a suspicious building fire that occurred at Bardon this afternoon have charged a teenage girl with arson. https://t.co/5pYwH7YiCy— Queensland Police (@QldPolice) December 11, 2017
Detectives charged the Bardon girl with arson and she is due to appear in the Brisbane Children's Court.