AUSTIN, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Investigators in Texas have arrested a man suspected of throwing a Molotov cocktail into the Travis County Democratic Party headquarters in Austin Wednesday.
The attack was caught on surveillance video.READ MORE: Former Texas Nurse Sentenced To Death For Killing Hospital Heart Patients
Thirty-year-old Ryan Faircloth was booked Friday at the Travis County Jail, where he currently remains.
Federal court records show he is charged with arson and attempted arson.READ MORE: 'I Can't Believe It's Been Three Years:' Community Prepares To Remember, Reflect On Tree Of Life Shooting
Investigators received a tip leading to Faircloth’s social media. Information found online and other evidence led arson investigators and the FBI to make the arrest.
Video showed the suspect was wearing an American flag bandana at the time of the attack. Officials say he also left a letter that included the threat, “Consider this a ‘light’ warning.”MORE NEWS: Gardening 101: Consider Adding Ornamental Tree For Texas Arbor Day
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