Appeal after incident on a bus in Gateshead

27 Sep 2016 15:40 PM

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Police are appealing for information after an incident on a bus in Gateshead.

Between 5pm and 5:10pm on Monday, September 12, an 18-year-old woman travelling on the Q1 bus from Gateshead interchange was touched inappropriately by another passenger.

The woman had sat near the back of the bus next to a boy in a school uniform. The boy, who is thought to be around 15-years-old, touched the woman's leg.

She removed his hand and the boy got off the bus on Split Crow Road in Deckham.

The boy is described as being podgy build, around 5ft 4ins tall with short brown hair.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact police on 101 quoting reference number 900 12/09/16.



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