A TEENAGER was assaulted by two men on a train travelling to Balloch.

On Wednesday, October 6, around 3.30pm the youngster boarded the train at Singer Railway Station.

During the journey he was approached by two men – one repeatedly punched and kicked him while the other man filmed the assault.

The two men then ran off the train at Dumbarton Railway Station.

Officers are now appealing for witnesses after the attack on the train which was travelling between Airdrie and Balloch.

The are especially keen to hear from two women who comforted the victim immediately after the attack.

Witnesses, or anyone with information, can contact the British Transport Police by texting 61016 or calling 0800 40 50 40 quoting reference 432 of October 6.

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