Appeal to trace man after boy, 15, sexually assaulted on Central Line train between Stratford and Leyton

A 15-year-old boy was sexually assaulted by a man twice on the Central Line between Stratford and Le

A 15-year-old boy was sexually assaulted by a man twice on the Central Line between Stratford and Leyton. Picture: BTP - Credit: Archant

Do you recognise this man?

The police want to identify this man after a teenage boy was sexually assaulted on the London Underg

The police want to identify this man after a teenage boy was sexually assaulted on the London Underground. Picture: BTP - Credit: Archant

The police would like to identify him after a teenage boy was sexually assaulted on a Central Line train between Stratford and Leyton.

The 15-year-old boy was sexually assaulted by a man on two occasions on Wednesday, August 28 at about 6.30pm.

The man then followed the victim off the train at Leyton and tried to engage him in sexual conversation.

A British Transport Police spokesman said: "Officers believe the man in the image may have information which could help their investigation."


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If you recognise him, or witnessed what happened, you can contact BTP by texting 61016 or calling 0800 405040 quoting reference 640 of 28/08/19.

Alternatively you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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