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Tuesday, January 5, 2016

Somali man’s Belfast home targeted in ‘hate crimes’

A Somali man has been the victim of two separate racially motivated hate crimes in which windows were smashed at his west Belfast home, police say.


The first attack at the Broadway-located property took place when a stone was thrown at an upstairs window on 6 December last year.

Ground floor windows at the same property were then smashed sometime between 6pm on 22 December and 11.15am on 23 December.

Police are treating both incidents as a racially motivated hate crimes and investigating officers would like to hear from anyone with information.

The number to call is 101.
-Police /UTV