for help after abuse near Highbridge Railway Station
have this week appealed for information after a member of train
staff near Burnham-On-Sea was abused.
British Transport Police (BTP) officers are investigating an
incident which occurred on board a train travelling between Highbridge
and Burnham and Bridgwater railway stations.
The incident took place at around 10.40am on August 4th and police
are appealing for the publics help to identify two men they
wish to speak to.
Officers have today released CCTV images of the men they believe
may have information which could assist the investigation.
PC Lauren Anderson, investigating officer, said: "Two male
passengers on board the 9am Cardiff Central-Plymouth service attempted
to buy tickets using a bank card which was declined by the train
managers ticket machine."
pair boarded the train at Highbridge and Burnham railway station
and alighted at Bridgwater station. As they left, they hurled
abuse and swore at the train manager repeatedly."
"This was witnessed by a number of other passengers including
families with young children. I would now like to identify and
speak to the two men in these photographs as I believe they will
have information which can help police."
"If you know who they are, or where they are, please contact
BTP straight away."
Anyone with information is urged contact British Transport Police
on 0800 405040, quoting incident reference B4/WWA of 07/10/2011.
Alternatively, you can call the independent charity Crimestoppers
on 0800 555 111.