BTP appeal after inappropriate comments directed towards teenager on Southport train.

ots-southport railway station otsnews onthespot_0

British Transport Police is appealing for information after a man made inappropriate comments to a teenager on board a train near to Ainsdale.

The incident happened between 8.15 – 8.30pm on Tuesday, 23 April, as a teenage girl travelled between Burscough Bridge and Southport.

Whilst on the train the girl was approached by a man who made inappropriate comments towards her.

PC Ian Williamson said: “The girl was upset by the man’s comments and was left shaken by the incident.

“At no stage did the man threaten the girl, but his comments were unwanted and inappropriate.”

PC Williamson added: “I am now calling on the public to assist with the investigation and would ask anyone with information about the incident to come forward.

If you can assist the investigation please call BTP on 0800 40 50 40 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111. In all calls please quote log B14/NWA of 26/4/13.



OTS News