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Railway cops investigating alleged platform punch release image

John Carlon 10th Sep, 2020

RAILWAY police have released images of a man they wish to speak with in connection with an assault at Dorridge station.

Officers at the British Transport Police say the alleged assault left the victim in need of hospital treatment for injuries to his face.

In a statement from the force, a spokeswoman said: “Detectives investigating an assault at Dorridge station, West Midlands, would like to identify this man.

“At 3.20pm on July 15, the victim was waiting for a train at Dorridge station when he was approached by a man who remarked “why are you in my way.”

“After stepping aside, the victim was punched in the face by the man.

“The man then boarded the train destined for Stratford-upon-Avon station.”

Officers believe the man in the images may have information which could help the investigation, they ask anyone who can identify him to contact BTP by texting 61016 or calling 0800 40 50 60 quoting reference 322 of 15/07/20.

Crimestoppers can take information anonymously via 0800 555 111.

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