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.

Tuesday, 8th October 2019, 12:53 pm
Updated Tuesday, 8th October 2019, 2:39 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

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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.