Man bailed over online flag comments
Published Saturday, 02 February 2013
A man has been arrested in north Belfast in connection with comments made on social media, during the ongoing flag protests.
The alleged comments were made on a social media website. (© Getty)
The 28-year-old was detained by police on Saturday morning and later released on bail, pending further enquiries.
The arrest came as efforts to resolve tensions surrounding the restriction of the flying of the Union flag at Belfast City Hall to designated days continue.
Concerns have been raised over a number of comments made online regarding the issue.