July 24, 2021

Boy, 17, charged after antisemitic incident inside Oxford Circus underground station

A teenager has been charged with a religiously aggravated public order offence in connection with an antisemitic incident inside a London Underground station.

British Transport Police said a 17-year-old boy was charged on July 23 following the incident at Oxford Circus Underground station on July 4.

He has been released on conditional police bail to appear at Highbury Corner Magistrates' Court on August 2, the force added.

British Transport Police were contacted on July 4 after a researcher from north London, known only as Yosef, was subjected to "antisemitic behaviour" while travelling through the station.

Source: itv