WASHINGTON HEIGHTS (WABC) -- Fire tore through a small storefront church in Washington Heights early Monday morning.
The fire broke out in the Iglesia Pentecostal Primitiva La Ultima Cosecha on Amsterdam Avenue just before 4:30 a.m.
Fire burned through the first floor church before it was put under control.
A family living in an apartment above the church was evacuated.
The fire is under control. The cause is under investigation.