CCTV appeal after attack on train
TRANSPORT police have issued CCTV images after a conductor was attacked on a train between Manchester and Macclesfield.
The victim was shoved aside by a passenger when she asked for his ticket.
The assault took place on the 1.27pm CrossCountry service from Manchester Piccadilly as the train pulled into Macclesfield station at 1.45pm on Saturday, August 1.
PC David Lawrenson, investigating officer with British Transport Police said: “As the train doors opened the man barged past the staff member, knocking into her and pushing her aside to leave the train.
“Her colleague had to grab hold of her to stop her from falling onto the platform.”
Anyone with information should contact British Transport Police on 0800 40 50 40, or text 61016, quoting reference PSUB/B10 of 10/08/2015. Alternatively contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
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