Five juveniles detained after fire engulfs Virginia Beach playground equipment

Posted at 5:33 PM, Jun 10, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-10 18:59:13-04

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - Police are investigating after playground equipment at a Virginia Beach apartment complex went up in flames on Monday.

Officials said they received the call about the fire around 2 p.m.

The fire was reported in the 1600 block of Spence Gate Circle. The playground is down the street from Landstown High School.

Reports say five juveniles were detained for an arson investigation.

There were no injuries reported and no confirmation on what started the fire.

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