Man arrested over attack on Bletchley mosque

MHBG-17-01-13 Thames Valley Police''Thames Valley Police 'Sign'Logo'Police car
MHBG-17-01-13 Thames Valley Police''Thames Valley Police 'Sign'Logo'Police car

A 22-year-old man has been arrested following reports of an attack on a Bletchley mosque.

The suspect is being questioned in relation to a racially aggravated public order offence.

Police were called to the scene in Manor Road, at 3.29am yesterday following a report of a man throwing stones at the building and threatening occupants at the mosque.

Det Insp Dave Dachtler, investigating officer for Thames Valley Police, said: “A man has been arrested and is currently in custody where he will be questioned later today.

“We will not tolerate any kind of hate crime in our community and we always treat any occurrences extremely seriously.”