Cops make witness plea

A WITNESS appeal has been made after a passenger allegedly assaulted a Police Community Support Officer during a ticket dispute at a Tube station. The 25-year-old was rushed to hospital with minor cuts and brushings after he was attacked as Neasden Tube

A WITNESS appeal has been made after a passenger allegedly assaulted a Police Community Support Officer during a ticket dispute at a Tube station.

The 25-year-old was rushed to hospital with minor cuts and brushings after he was attacked as Neasden Tube Station on March 3 at 1.25pm.

PC Fiona Wynn, from British Transport Police, said the assault took place after a man was refused travel for not having a ticket.

Anyone who has any information about the incident can contact British Transport Police on 0800 405 040 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Quote incident number 287 of 3/3/2010.

A 46-year-old man from Kensington, was arrested on suspicion of assaulting an accredited person and resisting arrest and has been bailed to return to police March 31.