Three people admit race attack at Bristol mosque

Three people have appeared in court to admit a race attack on a Bristol mosque in which a St George's flag was tied to the railing and bacon sandwiches left at the door. A fourth man has already admitted his involvement. They will be sentenced later.

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Mosque attackers videoed themselves in action

An attack on the Jamia Mosque in Totterdown in Bristol was videoed by the attackers themselves.

In the film you can see bacon sandwiches they threw at the building and a St George's Flag with the words "No Mosque" being tied to the railing.

You also hear them being challenged about why they were there. They reply "Because we don't want no mosques here".

Four people have admitted their part in the race attack and will be sentenced at a later date.

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More people charged after alleged Bristol mosque attack

Three more people have been charged in connection with an alleged attack at a mosque in Bristol Credit: ITV News

Three more people have been charged in connection with an alleged attack at a mosque in Bristol.

It happened at the Jamia Mosque in Totterdown on Sunday (Jan 17).

Alison Bennett, 46, and Mark Bennett, 48, both of Spruce Way, Patchway, Bristol, and Angelina Margaret Swales, 31, of West Town Avenue, Brislington, Bristol, have all been charged with a racially aggravated public order offence.

A total of four people have now been charged. They've been released on bail on condition they don't go within a hundred metres of any mosque.

Second arrest over mosque attack

Police have arrested a second man in connection with an alleged hate crime at a Bristol mosque.

A 48-year-old man, of Patchway, Bristol, has been arrested on suspicion of a racially aggravated public order offence and is currently in police custody.

The arrest relates to an incident at the Bristol Jamia Mosque in Green Street, Totterdown on Sunday.

Bristol Jamia Mosque Credit: ITV West Country

Man charged over mosque attack

Police have charged a 34-year-old man in connection with an alleged hate crime at a Bristol mosque.

Kevin Shaun Crehan, of Springleaze. Knowle, Bristol, has been charged with a racially aggravated public order offence following the incident outside the Jamia Mosque in Green Street, Totterdown on Sunday.

He was remanded in custody and is due to appear at Bristol Magistrates’ Court later today.

Bristol Jamia Mosque Credit: Bristol Jamia Mosque

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