Police hunt South Yorkshire train sex pervert

Man sought in connection with sex assault.
Man sought in connection with sex assault.

Police are hunting a man who allegedly sexually assaulted a woman on a train from Manchester to Doncaster.

British Transport Police has released a CCTV image of a man they want to speak after a woman was assaulted on a train, which also stopped at Sheffield, at around 4pm on Saturday, October 25.

Det Con Lee Parsons said: “The 18-year-old victim boarded the train at Manchester Airport. A man then boarded at Manchester Piccadilly and sat next to her.

“During the journey he began stroking her leg and touched her bottom before leaving the train at Doncaster. The victim felt intimidated and frightened.”

n Anyone with information 0800 40 50 40, or text 61016, quoting PSUB/B11 of 18/11/14.