Fire breaks out in apartment used to grow marijuana

Firefighters in San Francisco on Sunday morning extinguished a fire in a home used to grow marijuana in The City’s Ingleside neighborhood, a dispatcher said.

Units responded to reports of a fire in a two-story home near Capitol and Miramar avenues at around 9:50 a.m., according to the San Francisco Fire Department.

The blaze was quickly extinguished, the dispatcher said.

The cause of the fire has not been determined, but investigators reported that the home was being used to house an indoor pot farm.

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