Hawzah News Agency (California, US) - Police are investigating a possible arson at a mosque in Escondido, California.
According to police, the fire started around 3:30 a.m. at the Islamic Center of Escondido located near the intersection of 6th Avenue and Escondido Boulevard.
Police believe members of the mosque were able to extinguish the flames before firefighters arrived. Minimal damage was done to the building.
Police tell 10News they are investigating the incident as attempted arson and a possible hate crime.