Man charged after alleged assault on Thameslink train

PUBLISHED: 13:24 26 September 2016 | UPDATED: 13:24 26 September 2016

Thameslink train

Thameslink train

Archant

British Transport Police detectives have charged a 36-year-old man in connection with the alleged sexual assault of a Thameslink commuter.

The alleged assault occurred while the woman was travelling between St Pancras and Luton, on June 17 this year.

A spokesman for the Metropolitan Police said that an Enfield based police officer was suspended after the charge was laid.

• Carl Blood, of Luton, who has been charged under Section 2 of the Sexual Offences Act, was bailed to attend Luton Magistrates’ Court this Friday, September 30.


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Herts Advertiser. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Comments have been disabled on this article.

Latest from the Herts Advertiser