MIDLAND COUNTY, Texas (KMID/KPEJ)- The Midland County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help from the community to solve a crime. 

According to a news release, on July 24, the detention facility went into lockdown as “heavy smoke” poured into the building. Investigators said an unknown man, pictured below, was on camera throwing a lit road flare on top of the jail. 

If you recognize this suspect, or know anything about this incident, please call Crime Stoppers at 432-694-TIPS. If your tip leads to an arrest, it could be worth a thousand-dollar cash reward.