UKIP has confirmed that Alex Wood, who appeared to make a Nazi-salute in a picture posted on Facebook, has been suspended by the party.
Alex Wood maintains that his account has been hijacked and he reported this to the police some days ago.
We have suspended his candidacy pending the outcome of that police investigation.
Mr Wood claims his Facebook account was "hijacked".
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