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Witnesses sought after Bessbrook ‘hate crime’ incident

Police in Newry are appealing for information following an incident of criminal damage in the Kingsmill Road area of Bessbrook.

Police received a report at around 4.15pm today, Saturday 7th February, that paint had been daubed on a memorial in the area.

Inspector Philip McCullough said, “Police are treating this as a hate crime and are appealing to anyone who witnessed the incident or with information to contact officers at Ardmore Police Station on the non-emergency number 101.

“Or if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details, they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111.”

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