Police have arrested two males in reference to a probe into a bunch of individuals dressed up as Ku Klux Klan members in Newtownards round Halloween.
A gaggle of individuals dressed up as members of the hate group on Saturday October 27 and posted for pictures outdoors the Islamic Centre within the space.
A 33-year-old and 36-year-old have been arrested in reference to the incident.
Police carried out quite a lot of deliberate searches at addresses within the Newtownards space on Thursday morning. A lot of objects have been seized and have been taken away for additional examination.
The 33-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of displaying written materials to fire up hatred or arouse worry, and on suspicion of possession of a Class C managed drug.
The 36-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of displaying written materials to fire up hatred or arouse worry.
Each males have since been launched on bail pending additional enquiries.
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