Two fans arrested after football clash at Brighton Amex

Two football fans have been arrested following reports of homophobic gestures made at the Amex Stadium yesterday (December 8).

Monday, 9th December 2019, 1:15 pm
Updated Thursday, 9th January 2020, 1:22 am

The suspects – both away fans during Brighton and Hove Albion’s match against Wolverhampton Wanderers – were identified by club stewards and arrested on suspicion of using threatening or abusive words or behaviour likely to cause harassment, alarm or distress.

The two men – aged 46 and 48 and both from Bridgnorth in Shropshire – have been released under investigation pending further enquiries.