The grandmother of one of those boys says they called 911 after accidentally starting a fire while playing with their Hot Wheels.
Rick Massie appeared in court on Wednesday afternoon for a pre-trial hearing. He left with all of the charges against him being dropped.
House Bill 315 would toughen sentencing guidelines for crimes determined to be a part of gang activity.
The Trump administration has lifted federal guidelines that said transgender students should be allowed to use public school bathrooms and locker rooms matching their chosen gender identity.