Two Hobbs Teens Facing Arson Charges

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

HOBBS, NEW MEXICO - Two Hobbs teens confess to torching and destroying an 80-year-old warehouse.

Now, they're facing arson charges.

The District Attorney tells NewsWest 9, the teens admitted to setting the big blaze back on October 9th that shot thick black smoke and flames into the air.

We're told it took fire crews several hours to get the fire out.

The pair is now waiting to go to court.