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CCTV appeal after abuse at Metro station

17 Aug 2017 15:30 PM

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Police are appealing for information after a group of men shouted abuse at a woman at Fawdon Metro Station.

 The incident happened around 9.55pm at Fawdon Metro Station on Wednesday, July 5.

 A group of three men were gathered on the platform when one of the men repeatedly shouted racist comments at a 41-year-old woman waiting for the same train.

 Officers are carrying out enquiries and are now circulating an image of a man they want to speak to in relation to the incident.

 Anyone with information should contact Northumbria Police on 101 quoting reference 328 06/07/17 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

 For further information about hate crime and the support available visit the Northumbria Police website www.northumbria.police.uk