Appeals after woman was racially assaulted at Motspur Park Station
By adam_leone | Thursday, January 03, 2013, 13:32
Officers have released images of a woman they'd like to speak to, after a woman was racially abused in front of her daughter in Motspur Park Station.
Appeals to trace woman in Motspur Park Station
The incident took place on Tuesday, 9 October around 5pm.
PC Saul Marshall, the investigating officer, said: "The victim standing at the top of the stairs at Motspur Park station with her young daughter when she noticed two women coming up the stairs with a pushchair.
"The victim waited for the women to reach the top, when one of them suddenly stopped and shouted racial abuse at her."
Several lines of enquiries have been carried out and CCTV has been viewed at the station. Officers are releasing a CCTV image of a woman they would now like to speak to.
PC Marshall added: "This must have been an intimidating incident for the victim and her daughter.
"Racially aggravated verbal abuse will simply not be tolerated anywhere on the rail network and we will do all we can to crackdown on this type of anti-social behaviour.
"If you recognise the woman, or if you are the woman, please come forward and assist us in this investigation."
Anyone with information is asked to call 0800 40 50 40 quoting background reference B7/LSA of 02/01/2012. Information can also be passed to the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.