14-year-old girl arrested in Peachtree City Walmart fire investigation

A person has been detained by Peachtree City police in connection with the four-alarm fire that severely damaged a nearby Walmart.

A 14-year-old girl has been detained in connection with the fire, according to FOX 5.

The name of the suspect is being withheld by the investigators.

Investigators told Doug Evans of FOX 5 that they are still far from knowing what caused the alleged arson.

On Wednesday, just before 7:20 p.m., the fire started.

Firefighters received another notice when the sprinklers activated in an effort to start dousing the fire.

A structure like this has a significant fire load, which refers to the materials kept there.