Man and young child 'racially abused' in Carlisle

The incident took place in Bitts Park Credit: ITV Border

Police are investigating after a man and his young child were racially abused in a Carlisle park.

The incident, which is being described as a hate crime, took place in Bitts Park at approximately 3pm on 24 September.

One young man, who was part of a group, reportedly shouted racial abuse at the man and child.