Police want to speak to these two women after Hucknall teenager assaulted on bus
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Inquiries are ongoing into the incident which happened on the 141 bus, heading from Mansfield to Nottingham, at around 3pm on Monday, October 9, 2023.
The teenage victim, who was on her way home to Hucknall from West Nottinghamshire College in Mansfield, had her hair pulled back and was punched to the face in the incident.
It was reported a group of people, who were sat behind her, threw things at her, and made nasty comments before she was assaulted.
She suffered swelling and bruising around her eye, a cut to her head, and pain and bruising to her nose.
And now, police have issued CCTV footage from the bus showing these two women, who they would like to speak to about the assault.
Inspector Jon Hewitt, of Nottinghamshire Police, said: “This was a despicable attack on a teenage girl, and we are determined to find those involved.
“We really want to speak to the individuals in these images as we believe they may have information that could assist us with our ongoing investigation.
"We are pursuing lines of inquiry to identify the offenders. As our investigation continues, we would like to hear from any additional witnesses who saw what happened in the moments before, during, and after this incident.”
Anyone who recognises the two people pictured, or who has any information that could help, are asked to call Nottinghamshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 492 of October 9, 2023.
Alternatively, please call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.