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Man chased and racially abused at Canada Water station - London

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British Transport Police are today releasing CCTV images after a member of railway staff was racially abused at Canada Water station in London.

The incident happened at 5.34pm on Saturday 16 May.

The suspect was told he could not board a train with his bicycle. He is then reported to have racially abused a member of railway staff and threatened him with harm.

He also chased the staff member with a bottle, but slipped on the contents of the bottle which had spilled while he was chasing the victim.

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 by calling 0800 40 50 40.

In both cases, quote reference number 241 of 16/05/20.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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