CCTV images released after women attacked on Central Line tube

Detectives investigating the violent assault of two women on a Central Line tube train between Leyton and Leytonstone have released CCTV images of two women they wish to identify.

At around 7.40pm on Saturday, June 5, two women travelling on an eastbound Central Line train were approached by another two women.

One of the women became abusive and aggressive towards the victims, punching one several times in the face and pulling them to the floor by their hair.

Whilst on the floor the victim was kicked and spat at. When the other victim tried to intervene, she was also attacked.

If you recognise the women in the images or have any information, please contact British Transport Police by texting 61016 or calling 0800 40 50 40 quoting reference number 558 of 05/06/21.

Alternatively, you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Mick Ferris

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