CHARLOTTE, N.C. (FOX 46 CHARLOTTE) - One child and one adult have been displaced following a fire at a southeast Charlotte apartment complex Tuesday morning, fire officials said.
The fire was called in just after 8:00 a.m. at the Villa East Apartments located at Village Lake Drive, just east of Monroe Road.
Twenty-three firefighters responded to the scene and the fire was under control by 8:31 a.m., fire officials said. At this time, the home has been deemed unsafe.
A family of two have been displaced. The cause of the fire remains under investigation.
According to Charlotte-Mecklenburg police, one person has been detained in connection to this fire.
Check back with FOX 46 Charlotte for updates on this developing story.