AN ELDERLY woman has been convicted after she told a hijab-wearing mother outside a supermarket: “You look like you’re about to bomb the place.”
Barbara Blauvelt, 77, confronted the Muslim woman who was with her children at a Sainsbury store in Bexhill, East Sussex, in January.
Blauvelt told British-born Ritha Ahmed: “Women in Britain don’t cover up. You should not cover up.
Sergeant Peter Allan of Sussex Police, said: “I am pleased the court has convicted the defendant in this case.