Female conductor 'indecently assaulted' after row with male passengers on Belfast train
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Female conductor 'indecently assaulted' after row with male passengers on Belfast train

A FEMALE train conductor has been left "extremely shaken" after she was indecently assaulted on a train between Derry and Belfast.

The Translink worker was acosted on board a train on Saturday, April 14.

According to the PSNI, the woman “had intervened with a group of rowdy male passengers on the Derry to Belfast service when one of the men grabbed her”.

The woman was also verbally abused, the force said.

A spokesman added: “The conductor was then grabbed for a second time by another member of the group as they were exiting the train at Mossley West.”

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Sergeant Matthew Cullen said the conductor was left "extremely shaken and upset" by the ordeal.

He added: "It is appalling that a woman was subjected to such attacks while simply doing her job.

"We are investigating and would like to hear from any witnesses. Please call 101, quoting reference number 1384 14/04/18.”