Appeal after firework thown into Chapel restaurant’s kitchen

POLICE are searching for the person responsible for throwing a lit firework into the kitchen area of a High Peak restaurant.

At around 9.45pm on Friday, October 26, a man was working in the kitchen at Vecchia Italia, in Market Street, Chapel-en-le-Frith, with the back door open, that leads onto Rowton Grange Road.

Someone threw a firework into the kitchen, which went off a few feet away from him. He suffered pain to his right ear.

Anyone with information should call police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.