Fire damages East Town business
The cause of an early morning fire at the Bad Genie bar at N Jefferson and E Wells Streets is currently under investigation. The fire was reported around 2:25 AM Tuesday. According to the Milwaukee Fire Department, the fire was confined to a porch on the rear of the two story building. Fire fighters were able to keep the fire from extending into the building. There were no injuries in the fire. Damage is estimated at $21,400 to the building.