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Manhunt after victim robbed at knife point at south east London station

Police have released a CCTV image today of a man they would like to speak to in connection with the robbery <i>(Image: BTP)</i>
Police have released a CCTV image today of a man they would like to speak to in connection with the robbery (Image: BTP)

A victim was threatened with a knife during a robbery at Peckham Rye station.

The incident occurred around 3.20pm on November 14 on platform 2.

The man demanded a designer jacket from the victim and brandished a knife.

He then left the station towards Rye Lane.

Police have released a CCTV image today of a man they would like to speak to in connection with the robbery.

Anyone who recognises him or has any further information should contact BTP via text at 61016 or call 0800 40 50 40 and quote reference number 369 of 14/11/23.

You can also reach out to Crimestoppers anonymously at 0800 555 111.

A spokesperson for British Transport Police said: “Detectives have today released a CCTV image in connection with a robbery at Peckham Rye station.

“The incident happened on platform 2 at around 3.20pm on Tuesday 14 November.

“The man told the victim to give him their designer jacket and then threatened them with a knife.

“The victim handed over their jacket and the man left the station towards Rye Lane.

“Officers would like to speak to the man in the image who they believe may have information that could help their investigation.

“Anyone who recognises him is asked to contact British Transport Police by texting 61016 or by calling 0800 40 50 40 quoting reference number 369 of 14/11/23.

“Alternatively, you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.”