A 15-year-old boy has been charged over a fire in Albany yesterday.
Around 9am, police received reports of two males acting suspiciously near Cockburn Road, Centennial Park.
Two people were seen running from the area after a fire started.
Police tracked down the two youths, aged 14 and 15, and they were taken into custody.
The 15-year-old Yakamia boy has been charged with wilfully lighting a fire likely to endanger life or damage property.
Police encourage all people to be vigilant and report any suspicious people or vehicles in bushland areas by calling 131 444.