Police, Fire Investigate Fatal Apartment Building Fire in Leisure World; No Foul Play Suspected

Detectives from the Montgomery County Department of Police and Fire Explosive Investigators from the Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service are jointly conducting a death investigation following an early morning apartment building fire in Leisure World of Maryland, according to an MCPD press release.

On Saturday, November 28, at approximately 1:32 a.m., 4th District officers and Fire and Rescue personnel responded to an apartment fire in the 15200 block of Elkridge Way in Leisure World.

Fire and Rescue Service personnel located a deceased female resident inside her apartment. At this time, there is no foul play suspected in her death.

Police say the resident will be identified once the family makes notifications.

Photo: Pete Piringer/Montgomery County Fire & Rescue Service

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