Man wanted over assault of women on train to Sheffield
A man is wanted by the police after two women were assaulted on aÂ Sheffield-bound train.
He is believed to hold vital information about an incident involvingÂ two women who were travelling on a trainÂ from Leeds to Sheffield at around 6pm on Saturday, AugustÂ 25.
CRIME: Arrest made after laser pen is shone at police helicopter in Barnsley The women,Â aged in theirÂ twenties,Â were walking between carriages when a man stoodÂ in their path.Â
There wasÂ a verbal altercation between the women and the man, who they saidÂ became aggressive and pushed and bargedÂ into the women a number of times.
When the women left the train they were followed by the man, who punchedÂ one of themÂ in the chest whilst pushing the other.Â A CCTV image has been released of the man police want to trace.
Anyone with information should textÂ call British Transport Police onÂ 61016 or call officers onÂ 0800 40 50 40, quoting reference 493 of August 25.
Crimestoppers can also be contacted, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.Â