Two Holiday teens face arson charges
HOLIDAY - Two boys face arson charges after they were accused of setting fire to a couch in a vacant house, the Pasco County Sheriff's Office reported. The boys, ages 12 and 13, slipped into the house on Andrea Drive through an unlocked door about 11 p.m. Thursday and spread hand sanitizer on the couch before setting it ablaze with a cigarette lighter, a report said. They then ran out of the house, but were seen by two people as they fled, the report said. The boys were arrested Friday. There was extensive damage to the interior of the house and to the roof, the report said.