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Jewish Girl ‘assaulted’ On North London Train In Hate Crime

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The incident on a train to Colindale was reported to British Transport Police on May 28 (Image: Google)

A 16-year-old Jewish girl with Down’s Syndrome and her friend were reportedly assaulted on a train in north London.

North London Jewish community watch group Shomrim claims the two girls were attacked when on a train between Edgware and Colindale.

The British Transport Police (BTP) have confirmed they are investigating the incident, believed to have taken place on May 28 at around 8.30pm.

READ MORE – Seven men charged with raping vulnerable woman in Wembley A BTP spokesperson said: “BTP received a report of a hate crime on a train to Colindale, which involved two teenage girls being assaulted.

“The incident is believed to have taken place on May 28 at around 8.30pm.

“Hate crime will not be tolerated on the rail network and enquiries into the incident are ongoing.”

🚨 Hate Crime Alert@BTP – On 28/05/23, a Jewish 16yr-old girl with Down Syndrome and her friend were attacked on a train between Edgware & Colindale at 20:30. This dual hate crime targeted their religion & disability, leaving the victims traumatised.

🔵 Crime Ref: 2413849/23… pic.twitter.com/4PPWnkYgyZ

— Shomrim (Stamford Hill) (@Shomrim) June 6, 2023 On Twitter, Stamford Hill Shomrim said that the girls were subject to a “dual hate crime” which targeted both their religion and disability, leaving them “traumatised”.

Anyone who witnessed what happened or has information about the incident is urged to contact BTP by texting 61016 and quoting reference 165 of 04/06/23.