Lafayette fire investigators with the assistance of Lafayette Police Department arrested two individuals in connection with the arson fire early Tuesday morning on Dolese Street. Fire investigators arrested Kevante Jenkins (17) and a 13 year old juvenile both of Lafayette. Both were charged with Simple Arson.
Fire investigators received information that several individuals may have been involved in setting the fire. The investigation is ongoing. Additional arrests are possible.
The two arrests today have not been linked to any of the arson fires in June.