06/09/2021

Investigation Launched Over 'Hate Crimes' At Football Match In Belfast

The PSNI have launched an investigation over allegations of “hate crimes” at a football match in Belfast on Friday, 03 September.

A man sustained cuts to his face when an object was thrown at him at around 9pm following the game at the Girdwood Community Hub.
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A police spokesperson said: "Police also received further reports that a number of people had been subjected to sectarian abuse during the game.

"Investigations are ongoing into these incidents, which are being treated as hate crimes."


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