Concerns over reported rise in racist incidents

Activists have expressed concern over reports of an increase in racist or xenophobic incidents in the South since the Brexit vote on Friday.

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Police link racial abuse of 11 year-old girl to referendum result

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An 11 year-old girl has been racially abused in Sussex.

Police are linking the incident at Southwater Country Park near Horsham to last Friday's referendum result.

One of a group of teenage boys verbally abused the girl on Saturday 25th June. Enquiries are ongoing and there have been no arrests at this stage.

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