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Officers investigating an incident that began on a District line Tube are appealing for witnesses and information.
At just after 8pm on 20 May, a man attempted to rob a passenger on-board a District line service travelling between Notting Hill Gate and Wimbledon stations.
The man was identified and as he was being arrested he assaulted one officer and racially abused another.
A 52-year-old man has been arrested in connection and released under investigation pending further enquiries.
Officers are keen to speak to anyone who witnessed the incident, particularly a woman who pointed the man out to officers at Wimbledon station.
If you witnessed the incident, or have any information that may assist the investigation, please text BTP on 61016 or call 0800 40 50 40 quoting reference 700 of 20 May.
Alternatively, you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
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