Published on: Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Capitol Heights fire displaces two residents
A man and woman were displaced after a fire broke out in their Capitol Heights home. The fire was reported around 10 a.m. Friday. No injuries were reported, and the cause is under investigation.
Man leaps to safety from second story
A man jumped from his second floor window after a fire was set inside his apartment last Thursday night in the 2700 Webster Street in Brentwood. The man suffered minor injuries and was questioned by fire investigators about the cause of the fire.
Accidental fire in Mount Rainier
Fire investigators have ruled a fire Wednesday, May 15, in the 4400 block of 39th Avenue in Mount Rainier as accidental.
Minor damage in Adelphi two-alarm fire
Fire investigators said a two-alarm fire on an eighth floor balcony only caused $1,200 in damage. The fire was reported just before 5 p.m. Tuesday, May 14, in the 1800 block of Metzerott Road in Adelphi. No one was injured.
— Jim Davis