Man's indecent sex act on train from Leeds: Police issue CCTV image of suspect

A man who performed a solo sex act on a train after telling a female passenger she was pretty is being sought by British Transport Police.

Thursday, 25th November 2021, 3:11 pm
Updated Thursday, 25th November 2021, 3:18 pm

Officers investigating the indecent incident on-board a train travelling between Leeds and Bradford have released a CCTV image of a man they want to speak to.

Read More

Read More
Man left with broken jaw after vicious attack in Leeds' Box bar

It happened at around 7pm on Saturday 23 October.

Sign up to our daily newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

British Transport Police want to trace this man

A British Transport Police spokeserson said a man approached the victim and her partner and told her she was pretty.

He then sat on the seat behind them and a short while later the victim saw that he was performing a sex act.

The spokesperson said: "Officers believe the man in the image may have information which could assist their investigation.

"If you recognise him, or have any information, please contact BTP by texting 61016 or calling 0800 40 50 40 quoting reference 2100079669.

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

Support the YEP and become a subscriber today. Enjoy unlimited access to local news and the latest on Leeds United, With a digital subscription, you see fewer ads, enjoy faster load times, and get access to exclusive newsletters and content. Click here to subscribe.