ELLICOTT CITY, Md. (AP) — Howard County Police have arrested a man they say threw a Molotov cocktail at an Ellicott City tavern.
It happened about 1:20 a.m. Friday at The Diamondback Tavern. Police say a man drove up, threw the Molotov cocktail at the business and drove off.READ MORE: Ravens Fans Can Attend 13 Open Training Camp Practices: 12 In Owings Mills, 1 At M&T Bank Stadium
Authorities say the device did not hit the building and tavern employees put the fire in the street out. Police say employees recognized the man who threw the device as a patron who had been thrown out for disorderly conduct about an hour earlier.READ MORE: 1 Displaced After Linthicum Home Catches Fire
Police went to the patron’s home and arrested him.
Twenty-four-year-old Kenneth Norman Conway of Elkridge was charged with arson and other offenses.MORE NEWS: Maryland Schools Systems Preparing For Upcoming School Year
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