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Teen Accused Of Starting Fire After Fight
Lakewood, Colorado (CNN) - A Colorado teen was arrested Sunday, accused of starting an apartment fire friday that injured several residents.
19-year-old Jalen Berg faces a slew of felony charges, including multiple accounts of attempted murder, first-degree arson and child abuse.
When fire crews arrived at the scene Friday, one apartment was already fully engulfed in flame.
The entire condominium complex had to be evacuated.
At least four people were treated for minor injuries, including berg himself.
He was arrested after being released from the hospital.
Arson investigators say berg got into a physical fight with his father the night of the fire -- they think he started the fire in retaliation.