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Man jailed over sexual assault on London Underground

A man who touched two women as they traveled on the Tube has been jailed for eight weeks. 25-year-old Gurjinder Singh from Ilford pleaded guilty to two counts of sexual assault.

Gurjinder Singh was also placed on the sex offenders register Credit: British Transport Police

Singh carried out the assaults on trains as they left Green Park and Oxford Circus last month.

PC Thomas O'Regan said:

"Plain clothes officers began observing Gurjinder Singh after they noticed him acting suspiciously as he was paying close attention to female passengers. He was caught during a two-week operation that saw a total of 15 people arrested across London for sexual offences.

"We don't tolerate unwanted sexual behaviour of any kind on the transport network and take all reports seriously."