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Rail staff racially abused on train between Leeds and Sheffield

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Racial abuse appeal Leeds to Sheffield

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British Transport Police are today releasing an image after a member of railway staff was racially abused on a train between Leeds and Sheffield.

The incident happened at 2.35pm on Saturday 14 March on a Northern Train service bound for Lincoln.

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

They would also like to speak to a witness who was heard giving the victim support. Their account would be valuable. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact BTP by texting 61016 or by calling 0800 40 50 40.

In both cases, quote reference number 360 of 14/03/20.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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