Four arrests at Rotherham protest

The EDL protest in Rotherham
The EDL protest in Rotherham

Police have arrested a total of four people in relation to today’s protests in Rotherham.

Three men were arrested earlier today in Wickersley, a 41-year-old man from Newark, a 20-year-old man from Cambridge and a 28-year-old man from Nottingham.

They were arrested on suspicion of going equipped to commit crime and remain in police custody.

A fourth man, 19, from Rotherham, has been arrested on suspicion of a Public Order offence.