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Officers have launched an investigation following am incident of hate crime at Rotherham station.
 
The incident happened on 6 April between 5.15pm and 5.30pm. 
 
At the station a revenue barrier was in force. A woman refused to show a ticket to the inspector when asked. The woman then became abusive towards the inspector, which lasted for over 10 minutes. 
 
Investigating officer PC Ewan Brechin said: “As you can imagine the revenue inspector was left feeling really upset and distressed over the incident. Everyone has the right to work and travel in a safe environment. 
 
“I am keen to speak to the woman in the CCTV image as I believe she has vital information about the incident that could help with the investigation.”
 
Anyone with any information should get in contact by calling 0800 40 50 40 or text 61016 citing reference 156 21/04/2017. 
 

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