Severe injuries sustained after firework thrown into car

Police have released a series of graphic images of fireworks burns - after a woman was left with serious injuries when a lit firework was thrown into a car.

Tuesday, 14th November 2017, 5:04 pm
Updated Tuesday, 12th December 2017, 8:28 am
Injuries sustained by the firework

In a novel move, PSNI Cookstown released a short video appealing for help in tracking down those responsible.

The PSNI is appealing for information about the Greenvale Hotel car park (in Cookstown) on October 29.

The video reveals that at 10.45pm on that date a firework was fired inside a vehicle - leaving devastating results.

Injuries sustained by the firework

"Someone knows who was involved in this incident," adds the message.

"Please call us quoting 1829 29/10/17 or call Crimestoppers 0800 555111."

Injuries sustained by the firework