Couple subjected to homophobic abuse – Merseyside June 9th, 2016 Connor_Henderson Latest News Shares Comments Do you recognise this man? British Transport Police would like to speak to him in connection with a homophobic incident in Merseyside. At about 4pm on 30 May, two men were alighting a train at St Michaels railway station, when they were subjected to homophobic abuse from a man on the platform, who was getting onto the train in the direction of Southport. He made abusive remarks and threatened them with violence. The man spoke with a broad Liverpool accent. Officers would like to speak to the man in this image, as he may be able to help with enquiries. Investigating officer PC Victoria Hodson said: “Abuse of any kind will absolutely not be tolerated on our railways. “This incident left the victims feeling frightened for their own safety and so I urge anyone with information to get in touch.” Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 0800 40 50 40 or text 61016, quoting 328 of 30/5. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!