Liverpool

Man charged after girl, seven, assaulted on train at Orrell Park

A man is to appear in court accused of assaulting a young child on a train in Merseyside.

The seven-year-old girl was on a school trip when she was hit on a Merseyrail train at Orrell Park station on Monday.

Hsien Liu, 49, of Moor Lane, Crosby, is due to appear at Liverpool Magistrates' Court on 18 July charged with common assault.

Merseyrail said a train guard handed a man on the train over to a security officer at Orrell Park station.

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