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Sexual assault on train between Cardiff and Newport - Wales

British Transport Police is today releasing an image after reports a woman was touched inappropriately on a train between Cardiff and Newport.

The incident happened between 5.10pm and 5.25pm on Thursday 6 February.

A woman traveling alone on a Transport for Wales Cheltenham Spa service boarded the train at Cardiff Central railway station and sat at the front of the rear carriage. It was reported a drunk man sat next to the woman and began talking to her, before touching her inappropriately. The man refused to move for a while when the woman attempted to leave her seat.

Officers would like to speak to the man in the image who may have information that could help their investigation. 

Anyone who knows him is asked to contact BTP by texting 61016 or calling 0800 40 50 40 quoting the reference 2000012526.

Alternatively you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

 

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