Passenger hit in the face on Clapham Junction platform

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was attacked on the platform at Clapham Junction station. The victim was assaulted between 11.30pm and 11.50pm on Saturday, 23 November.

Anyone with information is asked to contact British Transport Police on 0800 40 50 40 Credit: Press Association

PC Neil Allison, from British Transport Police said:

"The victim was standing on the platform when two men he did not know approached him. One of the men proceeded to hit him in the face, and another hit him with a belt. He did not receive any lasting injuries but was left very shaken up by the encounter."