AUSTIN, Texas -- The Austin Fire Department on Wednesday reported it is investigating a case of attempted arson at a Muslim center.

  • Attempted arson took place Tuesday
  • Occurred at Austin Muslim center
  • Man attempted to light fluid

The department stated the incident took place Tuesday at the North Austin Muslim Community Center, which is located at 11900 N. Lamar Blvd.

According to investigators, early that morning an unidentified man was captured on security video pouring a liquid around the property. It appears he then attempted to light the liquid. 

An investigation is ongoing.