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Fireworks thrown in to North Carolina bar sends customers scrambling, video shows

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Fireworks thrown at unsuspecting cocktail lounge

Police are looking for suspects who threw fireworks from a moving car.

The police in North Carolina turned to the public for help after a firework was thrown in the direction of a cocktail lounge, early Wednesday morning, injuring at least one person.

Asheville police released surveillance video of the incident, which showed that the customers sitting in the outdoor section of the Rankin Vault Cocktail Lounge when the explosives were thrown. The blast sent some people on the flight for the area, while others appeared to duck for cover.

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The incident at the bar with patio area happened around 1:30 p.m. and the suspects in question were driving a light colored SUV, which is described as “similar to a Kia Sorrento,” said the police. The injured individual suffered non-life-threatening injuries, police said.

The police urged anyone with information about the incident or the suspects to get in touch with the department (828) 252-1110 or Asheville-Buncombe Crime Stoppers at (828) 255-5050.

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