Fire engulfs apartment building

Late Friday night the Marshalltown Fire Department responded to a fire at the Villager apartments in the 100 block of N. Center Street. Marshalltown Police officers and emergency personnel from Unity Point Health-Marshalltown were on the scene to assist. It is currently unclear what started the fire or if anyone was injured as a result. As of 2:30 a.m. Saturday, May 6, Fire Dept. personnel are still battling the blaze. More details will be available in Sunday’s Times-Republican.