Woman and pet dog killed in Lenoir apartment fire

Woman and pet dog killed in Lenoir apartment fire

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by NBC Charlotte

WCNC.com

Posted on November 10, 2012 at 4:31 PM

Updated Saturday, Nov 10 at 7:09 PM

LENOIR, N.C. -- Authorities are investigating what sparked a deadly apartment fire on Vance Street.

The fire started around 11:10 p.m. on Friday at the Vance Street Apartments.  Officials say Shiela Jean Jones, 60, and her pet chiuaua were found dead.

The damage is estimated at $100,000. The Red Cross is assisting those displaced by the fire.

Officials say Jones lived by herself, there were no other reported injuries.

 

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