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Man arrested on suspicion of sexual assault on train – Birmingham

A man has been arrested following a sexual assault on board a train travelling from Birmingham to Wolverhampton.
British Transport Police released a witness appeal in connection to the offence on Wednesday 16 January.
Following the appeal, a 68-year-old man from Bedford has been arrested on suspicion of sexual assault.
He has been released on bail until Tuesday 12 February. 
The man is alleged to have inappropriately touched a teenage girl in the vestibule area of the train.
The incident happened between 5.25pm and 5.40pm on Wednesday 2 January.
BTP would like to thank those who assisted by sharing the appeal.

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