Help ID person who threw firework at Asheville business, hurting 1


ASHEVILLE, NC (WSPA) – Police are looking for the suspects involved in throwing a firework at the front patio of a business in Rankin Avenue, injuring one person.

Asheville Police say the incident happened early Wednesday morning, just before 1:30pm at the Rankin Vault Cocktail Lounge.

(From: Asheville Police Department)

A firework was thrown from a vehicle onto the patio of the business. Video of the incident shows multiple people on the patio at the time.

The suspects were in a light colored four-door SUV.

One person suffered non life-threatening injuries in the incident.

Anyone with information on the suspects is asked to call the Asheville Police Department at 828-252-1110 or Asheville-Buncombe Crime Stoppers at 828-255-5050.

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