Search

Appeal after man assaulted at Stratford railway station

11:30 16 January 2014

Police wish to speak to this man

Police wish to speak to this man

Archant

Detectives have released images of a man they want to speak to following an assault at Stratford railway station.

The victim, a man aged 20, was waiting on platform eight for the 3.57pm service to Shenfield on Tuesday, January 7.

As the train approached the platform, he was barged by a man who was passing him who then threatened the victim and punched him in the face.

The victim tried to defend himself, leading to a scuffle, before fleeing the scene while the man boarded the train.

Detective Constable Lawrence Murphy said: “This was a violent assault that left the victim with swelling to his face.”

Anyone who recognises the man or who has information which may help the investigation should contact British Transport Police on 0800 405040 quoting the reference LUA/B6 of 14/01/14.

Information can also be passed on anonymously through Crimestoppers by calling 0800 555 111.

0 comments

Latest Newham News Stories

Yesterday, 18:29
Lyn Brown MP

Lyn Brown has called Jeremy Corbyn’s role as Labour leader “untenable” as she resigned from her role in the shadow cabinet.

Lyn Brown
Yesterday, 18:00
Lewis_3_-_Clive_in_2014

A Cockney crooner and former footballer who was known as the “life and soul of every party” has been remembered after he died in his sleep at the age of 77.

Eastlea Community School
Yesterday, 16:44
Joanna Lumley and Jennifer Saunders promote Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie at Pride in London. Picture: Daniel Leal-Olivas, PA images

UEL fashion design students have a starring role in the new Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie after creating 12 costumes for the film.

Yesterday, 14:30
Retiring postmaster Amirali Allidina with family and friends outside his post office

A much-loved postmaster who retired after 35 years has been given a warm send-off by customers.

Ford

Newsletter Sign Up

Most read news

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Competitions

£15k prize bundle

Imagine having the opportunity to win an incredible £15,000 bundle of some of the most amazing prizes available. Well, for one lucky contest entrant that dream could soon become a reality because we at MyOffers are offering an incredible free prize bundle that will make even the most hardened person wild with excitement.

Read more
Win a BMW 1 series

There are fewer cars currently on the market more stylish and exciting than the BMW. Known all over the world as one of the best car manufacturers, the BMW is renowned for sleek designs and fantastic high quality workmanship.

Read more

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Newham Recorder
e-edition today

Subscribe