Residents leave complex deemed unsafe

November 24, 2008 4:12:12 AM PST
Residents of the Vista Bonita apartments in southeast Houston have moved out and moved on. [SIGN UP: Get headlines and breaking news sent to you]

The tenants got their eviction letters last weekend, forcing them to find a new home in just a few days. Yesterday was the deadline to leave.

The property owner decided to close down the complex after the city threatened to shut it down for health and safety problems. Last month, a toddler crawled through a broken fence and drowned in the pool.

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