HOLLAND TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) - A 12-year-old boy with matches started a fire that burned about 2 acres of field in an Ottawa County community, authorities said.
The blaze sparked around 4:40 p.m. Wednesday near Waverly Shores Village, Riley Street and 120th Avenue, in Holland Township.
The fire burned out of control and endangered some nearby mobile homes, police said.
It took an hour to get the flames under control.
An online campaign has already raised thousands of dollars to help the owner of a car that was flipped over during early Sunday's riot in East Lansing.
Police are offering up to $20,000 in rewards for information leading to convictions.
This week on To the Point, 24 Hour News 8's Rick Albin talks with Congressman Fred Upton, a Republican from St. Joseph.