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Woman assaulted - Newport station

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Officers are appealing for information following an incident of common assault at Newport station. 

The incident happened this evening (Wednesday) at 7.32pm inside the station coffee shop. 

A man threw a drink over a woman as she sat. 

The woman left the station, and now officers would like to speak to her about the incident. 

Officers believe the woman is between 50 and 60 years old. 

Were you at the station and witnessed the incident? 

Were you the woman who was assaulted? 

Anyone with any information should contact British Transport Police on 0800 40 50 40 or text 61016 citing reference 503 of 20/09. 

*A 32-year-old man from Birmingham has been arrested on suspicion of common assault and is currently in police custody helping officers with their enquiries.

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