Around 5:00pm on Friday July 17 2020 a man was assaulted on the Armadale Train Line heading towards Perth City.


The victim was with two friends on the train, when they were approached by a man. The man was acting aggressively and accusing the victim of photographing him. The victim attempted to explain that they were taking photos of each other, but the man has punched the victim in the side of his neck.


The man has then exited the train at Claisebrook Station while verbally abusing the victim and his friend as well as punching the windows of the train.


Police have released a CCTV image of a man who they believe may be able to assist them with their investigation.


The man is described as: 20-30 years old, approximately 175cm tall, medium build and short dark hair. He has a tear drop tattoo on his right cheek. He was wearing a dark hooded jacket, white t-shirt, grey shorts and no shoes.


If you have any information about the identity of this man or details of this offence please contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report online at You can remain anonymous if you wish and rewards are available once charges are laid.   Please quote Reference Number 9761

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