Early Tuesday crews are already inside and have already cleaned up much damage in the public area of Wal-mart - after a blaze was set last night towards closing time.
"Yes, the fire seemed to be contained to that one area of the store," said an employee this morning.
A handful of readers indicate customers in the store at the time helped put out the fire before the DC Fire Department arrived on scene.
"It looks like we may be opened back up by Saturday."
This is a developing story...