The incident comes as the UK sees an increase in hate speech and anti-immigration sentiments from some pro-Brexit politicians. 

Police in Worcester Arrest, Handcuff Churchgoing Black Teenager for ‘Looking Suspicious’
Vanylson Silva, 14, outside St Paul's Church, in Worcester, with his mother Vanessa Santos. Vanylson was arrested by police officers as he entered the church on Sunday, 21 July 2019. ( Worcester News/SWNS)