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Woman sexually assaulted on train from Birmingham

Officers investigating a sexual assault on board a train between Birmingham New Street and Derby are appealing for more information.

The incident happened between 5.30pm and 6.10pm on board the 5.30pm Cross County Service from Birmingham on Thursday 3 January.

A man is reported to have approached a woman, touched her repeatedly and asked her for sex.

The man is described as tanned, 5ft 7, with a slim build and short black hair which was slicked on top. He was wearing a black coat and black jeans and carrying a grey suitcase. He spoke with a Birmingham accent. 

Anyone who has more information about the incident is asked to contact BTP by texting 61016 or calling 0800 40 50 40, quoting reference number 432 of 03/01/19.

Alternatively you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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