Fayetteville, apartment complex agree to continue hearing
by WNCN Staff
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. -
The City of Fayetteville and the owners of the Barrington Place Apartments, formerly the Cambridge Arms Apartments, agreed Monday to continue their hearing against the apartment complex.
The City filed a motion on June 4 asking the court to prevent the apartment complex from renting units. The City filed a “for nuisance abatement” against the complex on April 17, 2013 and entered a restraining order on April 22, 2013 and a consent order on May 6, 2013.
The court, along with the City of Fayetteville and property owners, entered a second consent order on May 15, 2013. The second consent order mandated that the property owner, Southwood Realty Company, to put an end to the nuisance activity that was occurring on the property.
On June 4, the City filed a motion asking the court to prevent the apartment complex from renting units because the illegal and nuisance activity continued on the property, including homicides, assaults and other criminal activity.