Criminal damage to Jehovah's Witness building in Felpham
23 April 2013
Police are appealing for witnesses after the Jehovah's Witness
Kingdom Hall, Flansham Lane in Felpham was subjected to religiously
aggravated criminal damage overnight between Thursday 11 April and
Friday 12 April.
Parts of the wall of the building were splattered with
red, white and black paint and some of the graffiti included
swastikas and the word 'CULT'.
Detective Constable Ellie Hughes from West Sussex CID said:
"Sussex Police take criminal damage of this nature very seriously
and we are determined to bring to justice the person(S) responsible
for such a mindless act.
"Officers have speaking to the local community and I would
encourage anyone with information no matter how relevant they think
it is, to please contact Sussex Police on 101 quoting serial 401 of
12/04 or alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously 0800 555
A 45-year-old man from Littlehampton has been arrested on
suspicion of religiously aggravated criminal damage and has
been bailed to 29 May pending further enquiries.
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