Brixton Tube station bottle assault appeal

Written by on June 27, 2016 in Crime, News - Comments Off on Brixton Tube station bottle assault appeal

btpcorpcomms_36629748341-2British Transport Police (BTP) have released images of a man following an assault on a woman at Brixton underground station  on Sunday 8 May at 00.05am

Detective constable Carl Wayte said the woman sustained injuries to her face from a smashed bottle.

“The woman was standing by the ticket barriers when a man threw a bottle in the victim’s direction. The bottle smashed and the fragments caused cuts to her face.”

He appealed to anyone who witnessed the incident or has any information to contact BTP:

Phone 0800 40 50 40 or text 61016, quoting reference 177 of 27/06/16.

 

About the Author

Alan Slingsby moved to Brixton just as the 1981 uprising began. His nearest pub was the Effra and nearest off licence the Frontline — long gone in an earlier wave of closures of treasured community establishments. He works out of an office in St Matthews and before that the Bon Marché. Has edited newspapers for the National Union of Students and National Union of Teachers. Now makes a living designing magazines and books and anything else people will pay him for.

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