Monday, December 6, 2021
spot_img
HomeNewsCrimeCCTV appeal after 'racist and homophobic' abuse at Bellingham station

CCTV appeal after ‘racist and homophobic’ abuse at Bellingham station

Police investigating a ‘racist and homophobic’ incident at Bellingham station have released a CCTV image of a man they want to speak to.

On June 21 at around 11.40am, two men launched into a racist and homophobic abuse at two other men on the platform, police said.

The pair also made “lewd comments to a young girl”, and threatened a member of the public who tried to intervene with violence.

A 39-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of a racially aggravated public order offence.

Officers said he has been released under investigation while enquiries continue.

Police also believe the man in the CCTV image “may have information which could help their investigation.”

They have asked anyone who recognises him or has information to contact BTP by texting 61016 or calling 0800 40 50 40 quoting reference 212 of 21/06/19.

Crimestoppers can be contacted completely anonymously on 0800 555 111.

RELATED ARTICLES

Most Popular

Recent Comments

Michael Peacock on The King of Nunhead
EricEatsPickles on Letters to the editor: 09/11/17
Bermonds03 on Rye Station
WesternApproaches on When The Blitz came to Southwark
WesternApproaches on When The Blitz came to Southwark
WesternApproaches on When The Blitz came to Southwark
Peter Bavington on Letters to the editor: 08/12/16
Darren McCreery on Letters: 25/05/16
Paula Griffin on Letters: 25/05/16
Catherine Stephens on COLUMN: Harriet Harman MP
Terrie Walker Amor on £5k raised for brave Southwark kids
Francis Githaiga on GALLERY: Walworth’s Got Talent!
Charlotté India Péto on TOMMY BLACKMORE: Photos and tributes
Jemma Louise Dwyer on Competition: WIN a bike worth £500!
SAMANTHA JANE HATTON on Tributes pour in for Barry Albin-Dyer
si