Alex Chivers(36), a British citizen – was sentenced to six months in jail for assulting two muslim women…with Bacon
Alex Chivers, whom abused two Muslim women before striking one of them in the face with a packet of bacon has been jailed for six months after the incident which happened in Enfield on 8 June.
“The victim was out with her mother and getting on with her day when Chivers abused her verbally and then set upon her with something he knew would both upset and offend her“.
Chivers, who wore a mask while carrying out the attack, was filmed by his friend.
He was also ordered to pay a £115 victim surcharge and will complete a 12-month supervision order when he is released on licence.
No one was injured but the women was visibly distressed after the incident, Scotland Yard said.
Hate crime has risen
According to figures released by London Mayor Sadiq Khan, anti-Muslim attacks in the capital have risen fivefold since the assaults on London Bridge and Borough Market.