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Assault – London Kings Cross to Leeds

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Officers have launched an investigation following an assault on board a train service between London Kings Cross and Leeds. 
 
The incident happened on 23 April at 10.40pm.
 
A group of men were travelling on the train when one man verbally abused a Manchester City fan who was also travelling in the same carriage, he was then confronted by the group when a second man from the group pushed the victim in the chest area. 
 
The group of the men left the service at Doncaster. 
 
Investigating officer rank PC Saleh Ali said: “I am keen to speak to the two men in the CCTV images as they may have information which could help with the investigation.
 
I would also like to speak to anyone who may have witnessed this incident. Everyone has the right to travel on the rail network without fear or intimidation and are working to find the people responsible for this assault and bring them to justice.”
 
Anyone with information should contact British Transport Police on 0800 40 50 40 or text 61016 citing reference 160 30/05/2017.
 

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