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A large fire burned behind Zips Monday. A large fire burned behind Zips Monday.
SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. -

Zips General Manager Brandi Lewis watched three mobile units burn in her business' backyard Monday night.

Zips rented the space to the Home Boys, a mobile unit business next door.

They say they've seen teenagers use the space behind their restaurant to drink and vandalize property. The teens have left behind shards of glass, liquor bottles and graffiti.

"What else can we do?" Lewis asked. She says they kick them out when they see troublemakers, but people keep coming back.

"It makes you worry for your business," Lewis said about the fire.

She says the employees have already had multiple discussions about keeping a closer eye on their property.

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