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Incident happened at Players Sports Bar on Dec. 20

State police is asking for the public’s help in identifying a person who tossed two Molotov cocktails at a local sports bar in Lynn on Dec. 20.

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LYNN, Mass. — State police is asking for the public’s help in identifying a person who tossed two Molotov cocktails at a local sports bar in Lynn.

The incident happened at the Players Sports Bar in Lynn on Dec. 20, police said.

Images: Man wanted in Molotov cocktail incident

Police said a man, described as a white or Hispanic wearing a gray hoodie and dark baseball hat, got into an altercation at the bar just before closing. About 30 minutes later, a man matching that description tossed two Molotov cocktails at the building.

Bar patrons said the man’s first name may have been Vincent, and he may be from Revere or a surrounding community, police said.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to contact state police at 978-567-3310.