A man has been charged after a mosque in Scotland was sprayed with offensive graffiti.
Elgin Mosque was vandalised at around 11pm on Monday, with graffiti including a swastika painted on to the building.
Thoughts go out to our Muslim Community after the damage to the Mosque is Elgin last night. If anyone has any information we urge you to come forward and contact either Police Scotland or Crimestoppers. (Pictures taken by Moss Akoub) pic.twitter.com/lFuwCdaT9H— Forres Community Council (@ForresCC) May 21, 2019
Police Scotland arrested a 42-year-old man in connection with the incident on Wednesday, and have now charged him.
He is expected to appear at Elgin Sheriff Court on Thursday.
Detective Inspector Martin Macdougall said: “Once again I would like to thank all those who assisted with our investigation.”
- Press Association