Teens arrested for arson after suspicious house fire

Four teens have been arrested for arson after a house fire last month.

The Boone County Sheriff's Department says they arrested the juveniles Monday evening after their investigation of an abandoned house fire on Leora Lane north of Columbia. That inestigation started when they determined that fire on May 23rd was deliberately set.

The structure was a total loss and damage was estimated at $30,000.

The juveniles, two 16-year-old females and two males, ages 15 and 16, have been turned over to juvenile authorities.