AUSTIN, Texas (FOX 7 Austin) - The Austin Fire Department is asking for the public's assistance in identifying the suspect who set multiple fires inside of a Fiesta Supermarket.
According to fire officials, firefighters were dispatched to the supermarket in the 3900 block of North I-35 around 8 p.m. on Sunday, June 30. During the investigation, fire officials determined that the three separate fires inside the store had been intentionally set.
The suspect, seen in surveillance video, left the scene prior to being identified.
The suspect is being described as a white or Hispanic male, with a thin build. He was last seen wearing a dark shirt, a baseball hat, blue jeans, and sunglasses.
PLEASE #SHARE: The @austinfiredept is asking for the public's assistance in identifying the suspect who set multiple fires inside of a @Fiestamart. MORE: https://t.co/BsWMAR1hoE pic.twitter.com/ex4QZESWa1— FOX 7 Austin (@fox7austin) July 3, 2019
Anyone with information can call Crime Stoppers at (512) 472-8477, submit a tip online at www.austincrimestoppers.org, or call the AFD Fire/Arson Investigations office at (512)974-0240.
Tipsters can remain anonymous.