One juvenile was arrested following a fire at Chisholm Middle School March 5, charged with arson.

Newton Fire/EMS responded to a call from Chisholm Middle School at about 11:15 a.m. March 5, the result of a fire in a bathroom at the school. 

School staff extinguished the fire with a fire extinguisher. Newton Fire/EMS was called to ventilate the rooms affected by the fire.

Newton Police arrested one a juvenile.. Charges included arson, battery of law enforcement, assault of law enforcement, obstruction and intimidation of a witness.