Police hunt man in ‘Naruto manga costume’ after racist graffiti daubed on school wall

Barney Davis
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<p>The cosplay outfit appears to be part of the evil Akatsuki clan from popular comic book series Naruto</p> (Met Police)

The cosplay outfit appears to be part of the evil Akatsuki clan from popular comic book series Naruto

(Met Police)

Police are hunting a man dressed as a “manga” comic book character after racist graffiti was sprayed onto the side of a school in north London.

CCTV images show a figure wearing what appears to be a costume from the Japanese comic book series Naruto following the incident in Camden.

The person’s face is completely covered in the image.

The cosplay outfit appears to be inspired by the evil Akatsuki clan from the popular comic book series.

Officers would like to speak to the person as part of their investigation, and have appealed to the public for more information.

Met Police
Met Police

The incident happened in Adelaide Road between 7.10pm and 7.45pm on October 18.

Anyone with information can contact police via 101, quoting CAD 3694/271NOV2020 or by calling Crimestoppers 100 per cent anonymously on 0800 555 111.