Appeal after shop and CCTV cameras damaged at Barking station

CCTV image from Barking station. Credit: British Transport Police

CCTV image from Barking station. Credit: British Transport Police - Credit: Archant

Police investigating reports of an assault and criminal damage at Barking station have released a picture of a man they wish to speak to.

The incident happened between 9.40am and 10.20am on Thursday, February 6.

A man entered a phone shop at Barking station. He is then reported to have ripped CCTV cameras from the ceiling, tackled staff and smashed the shop's front window.

The incident caused more than £1,000 worth of damage.

Officers wish to speak with the man in the CCTV image as it's believed he may have information that could help the investigation.

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Anyone who recognises this man is asked to contact BTP by texting 61016 or by calling 0800 405 040, quoting reference number 157 of 06/02/20.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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