The three unnamed Internet users reportedly said comments that are "blasphemous, so rude that it can't be published." Before the press conference ended, the two suspects asked for forgiveness from the beauty queen.
When beauty pageant winner Miss Teen Newcastle Lauren Scobie saw the abuse aimed Molly-Mae, who competed in the same pageant when she was younger, she decided to speak out in defence of her fellow beauty queen.
Shot over four years, "Sunday Beauty Queen" follows OFWs (Overseas Filipino Workers) five Filipino maids and domestic helpers who compete to become Hong Kong's beauty queens on Sunday, their only one day off.
Pick of The Day BEAUTY QUEEN OR BUST (9pm Channel 4) APART from the absence of disco music, there were times during the opening episode of this series when I was reminded of Saturday Night Fever - another great story about working class underdogs.
Diane, who was born and bred in the town, said: "I'm so excited about having the pageant here as it will remind me of my teenage years when I used to watch all the beautiful girls auditioning at the Coop and secretly wish that I could be crowned as beauty queen."