Suspected arson causes $2K in damage at tattoo parlor

LINCOLN, Neb. -- Approximately $2,000 in damage was reported in an early morning fire at a tattoo parlor in Lincoln on Wednesday.

Lincoln Fire & Rescue was called to the scene at The Hidden Gem at 6:30 a.m.  The fire was called in by a passer-by. 

Crews arrived and were able to quickly extinguish the fire.  The fire was held to the exterior of the building with no interior damage.  The fire remains under investigation with a damage amount of $2000.   

Authorities say they believe the fire was set intentionally, and they are still searching for a suspect in the arson case.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Lincoln Police.