Egg throwers are arrested

August 18, 2011

Hackney police arrested five men for racially aggravated common assault after eggs were thrown at Jewish community members in Fairholt Road, Stoke Newington, late on Sunday.

The suspects' vehicle was stopped by officers and the men were taken to Romford Police Station. Three of the men received cautions.

No further action was taken against the other two.

Last updated: 10:51am, August 18 2011