Image Released After Racial Abuse on Sheffield to Nottingham Train
June 22, 2016, 5:18 pm
British Transport Police would like to speak to the man pictured after a couple were racially abused on board a train travelling between Sheffield and Nottingham.
At around 8pm on Sunday, 22 May, a couple boarded the train at Sheffield and sat in the middle of the carriage.
A man also boarded and sat across from them. He then spent approximately 45 minutes of the journey racially abusing them before leaving the train at Nottingham.
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Officers would like to speak to the man in this image, as he may be able to help with enquiries.
Investigating officer PC Mark Burgess said: â€œAbuse of any kind will absolutely not be tolerated on our railways.
â€œThis incident left the victims feeling frightened for their own safety and so I urge anyone with information to get in touch.â€
Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 0800 40 50 40 or text 61016, quoting reference 144 of 21/6.
Source: British Transport Police