Police in Stephenville have arrested two males in connection to a back yard garage fire at a home in the community.
According to a Bay St. George RCMP news release, emergency crews were called to the home on Colonial Avenue shortly before 3 a.m. Saturday.
The garage and its contents were completely destroyed, though firefighters managed to prevent the fire from spreading. The home sustained heat-related damage.
An 18-year-old and a youth were arrested at a home in the community after a tip was provided to police. They face a total of 11 charges. They made an appearance in Weekend and Statutory Holidays Court on Saturday and remained in custody over the weekend.