Police and firefighters are investigating suspected arson at the Madison headquarters of an anti-abortion group just days after the release of a leaked draft opinion that would overturn the landmark abortion rights case Roe v. Wade.

Windows were broken and the inside of an office at Wisconsin Family Action was burned. A graffiti message spray-painted on the outside of the building read: “If abortions aren’t safe, then you aren’t either.”

An incident report from the Madison Fire Department said flames were seen coming from the building Sunday morning. Firefighters were dispatched to the building shortly after 6 a.m. and the fire was quickly put out.

Madison police said a Molotov cocktail, which did not ignite, was thrown inside the building. No injuries were reported.

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Wisconsin Family Action President Julaine Appling told reporters she first heard about the fire from police Sunday morning.

“The police officer asked me if there was anything that had happened that I thought would provoke such an action,” Appling said. “And I said yes. I said the leaked opinion from the Supreme Court of the United States.”

Madison Police Chief Shon Barnes released a written statement saying it appeared Appling’s group had been targeted.

“Our department has and continues to support people being able to speak freely and openly about their beliefs,” he said in the statement. “But we feel that any acts of violence, including the destruction of property, do not aid in any cause.”

The fire is being investigated as an arson by the Madison Fire Department and the Madison Police Department. Police said they would provide an update on the case Monday at 2 p.m.

Editor’s note: This story will be updated.

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