Witnesses sought following common assault at South Yorkshire railway station

Witnesses are being sought after an alleged common assault at a South Yorkshire railway station.

Wednesday, 31st July 2019, 15:06 pm
Updated Wednesday, 31st July 2019, 18:25 pm
Barnsley Train Station Interchange.

British Transport Police are appealing for further information following the incident on Platform 2 of Barnsley station at 6.20pm on Friday, July 26.

A teenage girl is reported to have grabbed a man’s earphones from his ears and thrown his phone onto the floor following an argument, before boarding a train to Leeds.

She has since been identified, however officers are appealing for further witnesses to come forward so they can establish the full circumstances behind the incident.

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If you saw the incident contact British Transport Police by texting 61016 or calling 0800 40 50 40 and quoting reference number 516 of July 26.