18/09/2018

Teenagers Arrested In Connection With 'Racially-Motivated Hate Crime'

Three teenagers have been arrested in connection with a "racially-motivated hate crime".

A man, aged in his 30s, was attacked by a group of youths in the East Bridge Street area of Belfast on Monday afternoon, 17 September.

The man continues to be treated in hospital for injuries sustained in the attack.
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Three teenage boys, aged 16, 17 and 18, were arrested a short time after the incident and remain in police custody. An 18-year-old girl has also been cautioned in connection with the incident.

Anyone with information about the attack is asked to contact police.

(MH/CM)

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