Public appeal after brawl on train at Newtown

Police are appealing for witnesses following a brawl on a Sydney train earlier this month.

About 7.15pm on Sunday 2 February 2020, three men were involved in a melee on a train travelling between Newtown and Lewisham Railway Stations.

The physical altercation lasted several minutes and took place across multiple carriages.

The incident was reported to police and detectives from Inner West Police Area Command commenced an investigation.

Police would like to speak with two men who may be able to assist with their inquiries.

The first man depicted is described as being of Caucasian appearance, 180cm tall with a medium build and aged in his 40’s. He is shown wearing a blue polo shirt and blue shorts with a pattern.

The second man depicted is described as being of Caucasian appearance, 185cm tall with a medium build and aged in his 40’s. He is shown wearing a white shirt, dark coloured shorts and a black hat.

Both men are believed to have disembarked the train at Croydon Railway Station.

As investigations continue, police are appealing for any witnesses or anyone with information to contact Inner West detectives on 9550 8199 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333

Anyone with information that may assist investigators is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence.

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