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Trio wanted over homophobic abuse on train from Highbury and Islington

PUBLISHED: 17:58 31 May 2017 | UPDATED: 12:53 02 June 2017

A file image of an Overground train. Picture: Fiona Hanson/PA Archive

A file image of an Overground train. Picture: Fiona Hanson/PA Archive

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Transport police want to speak to three men after an Overground passenger was subjected to homophobic abuse on his way back from a concert.

The victim, 21, was with friends when he was targeted on the train from Highbury and Islington to Willesden Junction at about 10.30pm on Friday, March 31.

Update: Three people have come forward to speak to British Transport Police following this appeal.


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