RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - A Richmond elementary school student faces arson charges for a fire on a school playground.
Richmond school officials say a Woodville Elementary student is accused of setting fire to the rubberized ground material and fire on May 9. A fire investigator at the school made the arrest, according to Richmond Police.
School officials say the damage is significant, but do not have an estimate.
The same playground burned down a the school last school year and took months for repairs.