Hartlepool mosque graffiti trio sentenced
Two men who carried out a graffiti attack on a Teesside mosque have each been sentenced a year in prison.
Anthony Smith, 24, and Steven Vasey, 32, of County Durham, had previously admitted conspiracy to commit racially-aggravated criminal damage.
Charlotte Davies, 19, of Buckinghamshire, who also pleaded guilty to the same charge, was given a 12-week suspended sentence.
They attacked the Nasir Mosque, Hartlepool, in November last year.
Smith, of Neptune Way, Easington Colliery, and Vasey, of Prior's Grange, High Pittington, pleaded guilty during a hearing at Durham Crown Court in August.
Davies, of Irving Path, Aylesbury, admitted the charge earlier.