Dec 10, 2012 6:13 AM
Investigators say a fire that broke out in a Lexington apartment early Monday morning was likely arson.
The fire broke out at about 12:30 a.m. in a first-floor apartment at the Canterbury Apartments located on Lakeshore Drive. Officials say other residents in the complex saw smoke coming from the apartment and called 911.
The complex was evacuated as firefighters put out fire. Officials say several items were taken from the apartment, and that they are investigating the blaze as arson. They did not release any specifics as to why they suspect arson.
No injuries were reported.