Police are investigating a report of criminal damage in Claudy at the weekend.
Inspector Vince Redmond said: "Police received a report shortly after 8:50am yesterday (Sunday 6th October) that a number of stained glass windows at a hall on Gregg Road had been smashed.
"It's believed this occurred between 9pm on Saturday (5th October) and 7:30am yesterday.
"This is being treated as a hate crime at this time, and our enquiries are continuing.
"I am appealing to anyone who was in the area between these times and saw any suspicious activity, or anyone who knows anything about this incident to call us on the non emergency number 101, quoting number 568 of 06/10/19.
“Alternatively, information can also be provided to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 which is 100% anonymous and gives people the power to speak up and stop crime.”