Passenger gets nose broken as woman is harassed on train

A passenger who tried to stop 5 men harassing a woman who was travelling alone on a train has been attacked and left with a broken nose.

Victim challenges group before being attacked on train

In order to stop the ordeal, the victim walked over and challenged the men's behaviour, as the woman was alone at the time.

As a result he was attacked by the group, who all left the train as it arrived into Seven Kings station.

The victim, stayed on the train and left at Romford, where he reported the incident to police.

– Detective Constable Paul Attwell, the investigating officer

Passenger who tried to stop a woman being harassed on a train is left with a broken nose

A passenger who tried to stop 5 men harassing a woman who was travelling alone on a train has been attacked and left with a broken nose.

The 44-year-old victim from Hornchurch saw the group surrounding the woman on a train travelling between Liverpool Street and Shenfield.

Police have released CCTV images of five men they are trying to find.

. Credit: British Transport Police
. Credit: British Transport Police
. Credit: British Transport Police
. Credit: British Transport Police

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