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.

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