British Transport Police are today issuing an image following an assault on a tube between Leicester Square and Charing Cross stations.

Shortly after 8.30am on Tuesday 2 April, a man was barging past people on the platform at Leicester Square station. The man and victim, a man in his sixties, then boarded the same tube where the man assaulted victim, knocking him to the floor.

The victim went to hospital to receive stitches to his face.

Officers believe the man in the image may have information that could help their investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to contact BTP by texting 61016, or by calling 0800 40 50 40 quoting reference number 167 of 2 April.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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