Some residences in the Spryfield area were evacuated as Halifax Regional Police investigated a suspicious fire Monday.
Emergency crews were called to McIntosh Street at around 10:15 a.m. to extinguish a structure fire.
Investigators found incendiary devices on the property and a male youth was been arrested.
He's been charged with the following:
- Possession of explosive devices
- Arson with disregard to human life
- Arson causing damage to property