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>> The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation on Wednesday, announcing the arrest of two juveniles, charged with aggravated arson in connection with the deadly wildfires that swept through the eastern part of the state late last month.>> We are pleased to announce that two people have now been charged for their role in starting the fires.
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Unfortunately, these two individuals are juveniles.>>
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e two minors are in custody at the Sevier County Juvenile Detention Center, where a judge will determine whether they will be released, held, or transferred to face harsher punishment.>> Additional charges are being considered and all options available to the State in dealing with juveniles are on the table.
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Including the possibility of seeking a transfer of these juveniles to adult criminal code.>> The wildfires which started in Great Smoky Mountains National Park killed 14 people and left 150 injured.