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Assault – Slough to Paddington

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Officers are appealing for information following an assault on board a train service travelling between Slough and Paddington station.

The incident happened on 17 March between 6.45pm and 7pm.

A man boarded the service at Slough, as he entered the carriage there was a large number of people, all men, who abused and pushed him on the service.

As the service came into Paddington the group and the passenger left the service. The group followed the man off the train and onto the concourse where they then assaulted him, by punching and kicking him. 

The man received minor injuries to his face and was left with swelling and bruising to the cheek.

Officers would now like to speak to anyone who may have been travelling on the service and may have witnessed the incident on the service or on the concourse.

The group of men are described as being in their 20s to early 40s.

Anyone with information should contact British Transport Police on 0800 40 50 40 or text 61016 quoting reference 206 of 28/03.

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