Tenants of DC Apartments on Rent Strike Over Pests, Damages
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Mice, bed bugs and damaged walls and floors are the reasons cited for why residents of a Columbia Heights apartment building say they will refuse to pay their rent.

More than 40 people have banded together to demand their landlord to fix the problems. Get Breaking News Alerts With the NBC Washington App "It's frustrating," Maresa Hernandez says. She told News4 that the unit she shares with her mother inside the apartment building — at 3435 Holmead Place NW — is unsafe.

"My mom has asthma and...

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