'We want answers': Apartment residents forced to move get legal advice

'We want answers': West Charlotte apartment residents forced to move get legal advice

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Families living in an apartment complex with mold and rats got a chance to learn their rights from legal advocacy groups Saturday afternoon.

Channel 9 has reported on the problems at the Lake Arbor Apartments in west Charlotte for years.

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Last week, Lake Arbor residents got notice saying they had to move out of their homes by the end of August.

Saturday, they got a chance to get advice from lawyers and learn what they can do in this situation.

"I'm here because we want answers and I need housing immediately," resident Jasmine Johnson said.

Watch the video above as Channel 9's Erin Edwards breaks down the advice lawyers gave to residents before they are forced out. 

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