The police of Budapest started an investigation because of the desecration of a national symbol. All suspects admitted the crime.
Police said that one day after the National Day of Hungary, on August 21, some people removed a Hungarian flag and threw it into the Danube River in Budapest.
The two suspects, Martin P. (24) and Máté Sz. (24) were both arrested and admitted their deed. Afterwards, authorities released them but they will be brought to court.