Bus driver assaulted, Broadbeach

Broadbeach police investigating the assault of a bus driver in late January have released images of a man who may be able to assist with their investigations.

Around 8.40am on Sunday, January 31 a bus was parked at the Broadbeach South Light Rail Station when the driver spoke to a male passenger about consuming food onboard.

The man then punched the 58-year-old driver once in the face, causing swelling and bruising to his eye, bleeding from his nose, as well as a small laceration.

The man is described as Caucasian, approximately 175cms tall with a slim build and very short hair. He has tattoos on his right forearm and right calf.

Anyone who recognises the man is asked to contact police (details below).

If you have information for police, contact Policelink by providing information using the online suspicious activity form 24hrs per day at www.police.qld.gov.au/reporting or call 131 444.

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

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