A Croydon man who "confronted" a Muslim woman about the Brussels terror attacks has been ridiculed online.

Matthew Doyle tweeted: “I confronted a Muslim women yesterday in Croydon. I asked her to explain Brussels. She said “Nothing to do with me”. A mealy mouthed reply.”

Croydon Guardian:

The tweet, which has since been deleted, went viral and soon became a hilarious meme.

Mr Doyle later offered an apology saying he was “in a state of shock” when he decided to confront the woman.

But he later followed apparent contrition with these tweets a few hours later: