1 in custody after house fire in Portland neighborhood

1 in custody after house fire in Portland neighborhood
The fire was reported at 6:42 a.m. Monday. (Source: Kayla Vanover/WAVE 3 News)
The fire was reported at 6:42 a.m. Monday. (Source: Kayla Vanover/WAVE 3 News)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - One person was taken into custody Monday morning and could face charges after a house fire in the Portland neighborhood, according to the Louisville Fire Department.

The fire was reported at 6:42 a.m. in the 2200 block of Bank Street.

A neighbor said the house had been vacant for some time, and homeless people had been coming and going from it.

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A firefighter said four homeless people had been staying at the house. All of them are accounted for.

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