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Man sought after sexual assault - Preston

Do you recognise this man?

Officers would like to identify him following a sexual assault on board a Preston to Manchester Oxford Road train service. 

On 28 September at approximately 6.50pm, a man approached a 42-year-old woman as the train waited in Preston station and tried to engage her in conversation.

He then sexually assaulted her, before later being ejected from the service by the guard.

Officers believe the man in the CCTV image may have information which could help their enquiries. 

If you recognise him, or witnessed the incident, please contact BTP by calling 0800 40 50 40 or texting 61016 quoting reference 596 of 02/10/18. 



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