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Essex Police apologise to Welsh Falklands veteran

Welsh Falklands veteran Simon Weston has received an apology from Essex Police after an officer posted offensive remarks about him on Facebook.

Essex Police apologise for offensive remark

Simon Weston was badly burned in the 1982 Falklands conflict. Credit: ITV News Wales

Welsh Falklands veteran Simon Weston has received an apology from Essex Police after an officer posted offensive remarks about him on Facebook. The force said the officer has been disciplined and the incident referred to the Independent Police Complaints Commission.

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