Police appeal for information after priest assaulted at South Ealing station

British Transport Police are appealing for information after priest punched in face Credit: British Transport Police

British Transport Police are appealing for information after people reported seeing a priest assaulted at South Ealing underground station this morning.

The force received numerous calls at around 9:30am this morning to say a group of around three or four young people had punched a man in the face.

Due to his clothing, it is believed he was a priest and may have been travelling with a group of clergymen.

Anyone with information is asked to contact BTP on 0800 40 50 40 or text 61016, quoting 96 of 11 May.