Peach Blossom Avenue garage arson

Charred cinder blocks show the damage from a fire the State Fire Marshal’s Office said was intentionally set.

CAMBRIDGE — A teen was arrested in connection with a fire on July 11 in Cambridge.

The 14-year-old boy was located and arrested after fire officials investigated a fire in a detached residential garage on the 800 block of Peach Blossom Avenue.

The State Fire Marshal’s Office said the fire was set on an exterior rear corner of the structure.

A passerby reported the fire at 5:33 p.m., and 15 firefighters from Rescue Fire Company controlled the blaze in about 10 minutes.

No one was hurt in the fire that did an estimated $7,000 damage to the structure and $1,000 damage to the contents of the garage.

The boy was released to the custody of his parents, charges are pending through the Department of Juvenile Services.

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