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Comedian Mo Amer hosts shopping spree for Houston fire victims

The star of Netflix’s hit sequence “Mo” helped victims of a large 2-alarm fire within the Alief space.

HOUSTON — Alief’s personal Mo Amer hosted a shopping spree for households who lost all the things throughout a devastating two-alarm fire again in August.

The comic and star of the Netflix sequence “Mo” hosted households on the Academy Sports and Outdoors on Highway 6 Saturday morning.

Amer, who grew up in Kuwait earlier than his household fled to Houston in the course of the Gulf War, helped a bunch of youngsters from the condominium advanced with the assistance of Alief ISD.

Several college students lost all their new college garments and books within the fire which occurred as they returned to highschool that week.

During the fire, neighbors banged on doorways to alert one another. When Dayanar Romero seemed out and noticed fire all over the place, she grabbed her kids and ran.

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Thankfully, the entire residents made it out safely however some had been apprehensive about their pets. 

Firefighters rescued a minimum of three pets. One household stated two of their canine had been injured and a 3rd one which ran off was discovered a couple of mile away. 

“She got burned and white dog also burn,” the proprietor instructed us. “We’re about to take ’em to vets.”

A number of firefighters had been handled on the scene.

“We do have a couple of minor injuries for firefighters, heat-related and back-related,” HFD Assistant Chief Douglas Harrison stated.

By the time crews acquired the flames underneath management, eight models had been destroyed and others had been broken by smoke and water. Two of these models had been unoccupied however six households within the others lost all the things.

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