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Police treat 'no refugees welcome' graffiti daubed on wall in Coleraine as hate crime

Published 21/09/2015

Graffiti on the wall at the Salvation community church on Ballycastle Road in Coleraine
Graffiti on the wall at the Salvation community church on Ballycastle Road in Coleraine

Police are treating graffiti daubed on a wall in Coleraine saying "no refugees welcome" as a hate crime.

The graffiti was sprayed on a wall of the Salvation community church on the Ballycastle Road.

Police in Coleraine are investigating criminal damage caused by the graffiti.

Inspector Donna Bowden said: “We are treating the matter as a hate crime.

"Anyone with any information that may assist our investigation is asked to call police on the non-emergency 101 number. Or you can contact Crimestoppers in confidence on 0800 555 111.”

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