Teens charged with arson after fire destroys DeKalb County home

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DeKalb County police say two teenagers are responsible for a major fire that destroyed one home and damaged others in Lithonia.

Police told FOX 5 the teenagers are now behind bars and facing arson charges.

And police say the teens weren't the only ones who may be charged. Officials said several other teenagers were likely involved.

The home, located in the 5700 block of Wellborn Creek Drive in Lithonia, was vacant at the time of the fire. 

The house was completely destroyed and the intense flames damaged several nearby homes. 

Firefighters said no one was injured but two families were displaced.