Teenage girl attacked at Glasgow Queen Street station

4 March 2019, 12:26 | Updated: 4 March 2019, 12:48

Queen Street

A man hit a teenage girl repeatedly in the face before shoving her into a wall in an assault at Glasgow Queen Street station, police said.

British Transport Police (BTP) officers are appealing for information following the incident, which happened at around 1pm on February 16.

The girl, who was with three other children, was at platform eight in the station when the attack took place.

Officers describe the suspect as being white with a heavy build and short dark hair.

He is said to have been wearing a black jacket, with a grey jumper, lilac shirt and grey trousers.

BTP have indicated they are keen to speak with anyone who witnessed the incident, and in particular, an individual who intervened.