Hitchin man arrested on suspicion of GBH after train assault

TWO men, one from Hitchin, have been arrested on suspicion of GBH, after a man was left with a broken nose on a train.

British Transport Police (BTP) have arrested a 23-year-old man from Hitchin and a 19-year-old man from Houghton Regis in connection with the incident.

It happened on Sunday, August 5 just after 1.30am on a train between London and Harpenden.

A spokesman from BTP said: “Following the circulation of CCTV images, we were able to identify and arrest two men.

“Both have been questioned and released on police bail pending further enquiries.


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“I would like to thank the media and members of the public for their help in identifying these two people.”

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