THE PSNI ar probing a paint attack on an Islamic Centre in Belfast.
One line of enquiry is that the attack is linked to the brutal murder in Woolwich, London of Fusilier Lee Rigby on Wednesday afternoon.
A milk bottle full of paint was thrown at the Wellington Park building at 10pm on Thursday night.
Two teenage boys were seen running from the scene.
Police said they are treating the incident as a hate crime.
They have assured the public that they are stepping up patrols in the area.
No-one was injured and anyone with further information has been asked to contact the PSNI on 0845 600 8000.