South Wales Police have arrested a 21-year-old man on suspicion of criminal damage and assault after an incident at a Neath mosque in the early hours of Friday morning.
A number of windows on the building were smashed, and a 44-year-old woman and a 48-year-old man were assaulted.
The man, who police say lives locally, remains in custody while an investigation is carried out.
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Ian Paul Mcguigan and two men from Liverpool were caught after a police surveillance operation.
The case has now been adjourned until February, due to a delay which the judge blamed on Brexit.
Police described it as a 'particularly vicious crime'.