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Woman spat on by man on Melbourne train at Southern Cross station

Courier Mail 2020-06-30 07:17:00

A woman has been spat on during a brazen assault on a train at Southern Cross station in Melbourne’s CBD.

Police said the Brunswick woman, 32, boarded a Laverton-bound train at Southern Cross in Docklands about 8.10pm on May 30.

media_cameraPolice are hoping to identify a man following an assault in which a woman was spat at on a train in Docklands on May 30.

Senior Constable Alistair Parsons said the woman took a seat in the second carriage and observed a man littering on the train.

“The (man) then approached the woman, became aggressive and spat on her,” he said.

Police have released an image of a man they are hoping to identify over the incident.

He is described as caucasian, aged between 40 and 50 years old, with short brown hair and brown eyes.

He had a moustache and was wearing a black hooded jumper and grey pants.

Anyone who recognises the man is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Originally published as Woman spat on in Melbourne train assault

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