Two held following Belfast race attack

Two held following Belfast race attack

Two men have been arrested following a racist assault in Belfast city centre on Wednesday.

A 45-year-old man, who works on a stall on Royal Avenue, was attacked at around 5.30pm.He sustained minor injuries in the attack, police said.Two men, aged 18 and 25, were detained at the scene. They are currently assisting police with their enquiries.A spokeswoman for the police said the incident was being treated as a hate crime and the attack was racially motivated.


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