Assault investigation, Birkdale

Detectives from the Bayside Criminal Investigation Branch investigating the alleged serious assault of a bus driver late last year at Birkdale have released images of a woman who may be able to assist with their investigations.

Police will allege that around 2.45pm on Thursday, December 20 a woman verbally abused a 47-year-old male bus driver when the bus was stopped at the Birkdale Railway Station bus stop located in Napier Street.

The woman then allegedly began yelling and threatening the driver before spitting in his face.

The woman then exited the bus and was last seen walking on the railway platform with a male acquaintance (image 2).

The woman is described as aged in her mid-twenties, approximately 175cms tall with an olive complexion, proportionate build and dark hair.

CCTV copied below.

Anyone who can assist detectives with their investigations is urged to contact police (detail below).

If you have information for police, contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using the online form 24hrs per day.

You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, by calling 1800 333 000 or via 24hrs per day.

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