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Three admit bacon attack on Bristol mosque

Jamia Mosque, Totterdown, Bristol
Image caption Bacon sandwiches were thrown at the Jamia Mosque on 17 January

Three people have pleaded guilty to an attack on a Bristol mosque.

Bacon sandwiches were thrown at the Jamia Mosque, Totterdown in January and visitors verbally abused, police said.

Alison Bennett, 46, and Mark Bennett, 48, both of Spruce Way, Patchway and Angelina Margaret Swales, 31, of West Town Avenue, admitted religiously aggravated public order offences.

A sentencing date is yet to be set, at Bristol Crown Court, for the trio, plus another man who pleaded guilty earlier.

Kevin Crehan, 34, of Springleaze, admitted the offence at a previous hearing.

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