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Windows smashed at Preston’s Jamea Masjid mosque

Posted on - 30th April, 2016 - 3:30pm | Author - | Posted in - Avenham, Crime, Preston News
Windows of the mosque show signs of damage, and a brick found nearby

Windows of the mosque show signs of damage, and a brick found nearby

A mosque in Preston has seen two windows smashed.

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The incident on Thursday night at Jamea Masjid saw glass smashed inside and outside the mosque.

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The building in Clarendon Street, Frenchwood, is the largest and oldest mosque in the city.

It was the former St James Vicarage and was converted in 1965.

Related: Fulwood mosque hosts open day for the public

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Preston Police are understood to be investigating the incident.

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101.

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