Rail staff member punched by man at Peterborough Station

A member of rail staff was punched by a man at Peterborough Station who had been fined for not having a ticket.

Thursday, 27th June 2019, 10:17 pm
The man British Transport Police wish to speak to

At around 11.40am on Thursday, June 6, a Greater Anglia member of staff approached a man and asked to see his ticket. The man had no ticket and was issued with a penalty notice.

When the train arrived into Peterborough Station the man became increasingly aggressive, before swinging a punch at the victim.

Fortunately the victim, a man in his forties, did not sustain any serious injuries.

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Officers believe the man shown in these CCTV images may have information which could help them investigate.

If you know who he is, contact British Transport Police by sending a text to 61016 or by calling 0800 40 50 40 quoting reference 190048828. Or you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.