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Help us identify the man touching himself on Thameslink train – Luton to London



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Detectives from British Transport Police’s Sexual Offences Unit are looking to trace a man in connection to an incident on board a Thameslink train. 

The incident happened at approximately 2.15pm on Friday 31 March. A 30-year-old woman had joined the London St Pancras bound train at Luton and took a seat. A man then joined the train later on the journey and sat opposite the woman. 

The man then began to touch himself inappropriately throughout the journey before leaving the train at Hendon. The woman then used her phone to record the man in an effort to help officers investigate. 

Officers are now releasing an image of a man they wish to speak with in connection to this incident. Do you recognise him? If so please get in touch.

Anyone with information is asked to send a text to 61016 or call 0800 40 50 40 quoting reference 213 of 25/04/2017. Alternatively, pass information anonymously to independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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