There were 15 people living in that house on 73rd Street in Brooklyn that had the fatal fire yesterday morning. It appears that a space heater was to blame. How 15 people fit into that little house is a good question. And now we have an answer:
The city Buildings Department yesterday issued owner Fatima Habbas a violation for allowing the cellar to be used as an apartment, sources said.
NY Post: FIRE KILLS TOTS
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