Officials search for woman who allegedly set clothes on fire at Target

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The Austin Fire Department is searching for a woman they set a rack of clothes on fire at a Target in Austin. 

AFD says the woman went into the Target located at 5621 North IH35 on Wednesday night and asked workers at Target where the lighters were kept. The woman then went to the rack of clothes, set them on fire and then proceeded to leave the store. 

AFD says she left in a dark-colored car. They are asking anyone with information to contact AFD at 512-974-0240 or Crimestoppers at 512-472-TIPS (8477).