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Rail staff assaulted at Purley station – South London

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Do you know this man? Officers investigating an assault at Purley station are looking to identify him in connection. 

The assault happened at approximately 7.17pm on 16 November. The victim, a member of rail staff, had challenged a man for not having a ticket. 

The man became aggressive and later assaulted the member of staff by punching them to the face. A number of the victims teeth were chipped as a result of the punch. 

Officers believe the man shown in this CCTV image may have information which could help them investigate.
 
If you know who they are, contact BTP by sending a text to 61016 or by calling 0800 40 50 40 quoting reference 543 of 16/11/2019. Or you can ring Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111. 

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