Police release CCTV over Liverpool train assault

Police have released CCTV images following an assault on a train at Liverpool Railway Station.

About 3.20pm (Monday 13 May 2019), a 15-year-old male was travelling on a train from Fairfield.

As the train approached Liverpool Station, the male began abusing a 15-year-old male and his friends, before punching him and threatening him with a knife.

The incident was reported to police and the Police Transport and Public Safety Command commenced an investigation.

Officers have now released CCTV of a man who may be able to assist with inquiries.

The male depicted in the photographs is described as being Caucasian, aged in his mid-20’s, slim build with a large tattoo on the back of his neck.

At the time of the incident he was wearing a navy blue, hooded jumper and dark tracksuit pants and carrying a red backpack.

Police are urging anyone with information, or anyone who knows the identity of the man to come forward.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/ Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our social media pages.

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