AMES, Iowa -- A fire Sunday morning around 8:30 a.m. caused minor smoke damage to a J.C. Penny Store at North Grand Mall. Firefighters said smoke was coming from a roof top vent.
Firefighters said smoke was coming from a rooftop vent. They located an air conditioning unit which was malfunctioning. Fans were used to blow smoke from the building.
A J.C. Penny Store Official said the store would be open for business on Sunday.