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Firecracker thrown into crowd injures concertgoers at Orlando bar

Police continue to search for culprit

Local 6: Morning News at 6a
Local 6: Morning News at 6a

ORLANDO, Fla. – Several concertgoers were injured late Wednesday at an Orlando bar when someone threw a firecracker into a crowd, according to police.

The incident happened around 10:45 p.m. at Back Booth on West Pine Street in downtown Orlando.

According to police, a man threw a firecracker into the crowd, and several patrons suffered minor injuries.

The culprit has not been located, and police did not released a description of him.

The Orlando Fire Department arson-bomb squad was called to take over the investigation.

No other details were released.