Man struck by bottle hurled on train between Sheffield and Rotherham

A man was struck by a bottle as he travelled on a train between Sheffield and Rotherham.

By Claire Lewis
Tuesday, 8th October 2019, 1:53 pm
Updated Tuesday, 8th October 2019, 3:39 pm

He was a passenger on a Northern service when he was struck on his head at 11.40pm on Tuesday, September 24.

The victim was left with bruising and a cut, which required hospital treatment.

A 25-year-old Doncaster man was arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm.

Sheffield Railway Station

He has been bailed pending further enquiries.

Anyone with information should call British Transport Police by sending a text to 61016 or by calling 0800 40 50 40, quoting reference 1900082664.