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Islamic centre arson attack

Twp people have been arrested after a fire at Grimsby's Islamic Cultural Centre.

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Mayor condemns mosque arson attack

Mayor of North East Lincolnshire, Peggy Elliott, outside Grimsby mosque Credit: ITV Yorkshire

The Mayor of North East Lincolnshire Peggy Elliott has condemned an alleged arson at a mosque in Grimsby.

"I can't believe people in the community would do such a thing but they are in the minority."

Councillor Peggy Elliott.

Police came across the fire at the Islamic Cutural Centre on Weelsby Road around 10pm last night. The fire was put out and no one was injured. Police say it is too early to speculate on the cause of the blaze. Two people have been arrested in connection with the incident.

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