An investigation has been launched after a man was attacked at Inverness railway station “for no apparent reason”.
The unprovoked assault happened on platform seven at the station on Friday, December 4 at about 9pm.
The 35-year-old victim was taken to Raigmore Hospital and released after receiving treatment.
The man suspected of the assault is described as being about 6ft 2 in height, of stocky build and with short dark hair.
He was wearing a high-visibility t-shirt with a horizontal reflective strip, dark trousers and dark shoes with white soles.
He was also carrying a small dark holdall.
British Transport Police (BTP) have launched an investigation and have been reviewing CCTV from the station in an effort to identify the man responsible.
The suspect left the station immediately following the incident.
Detective Constable David McAllister, the BTP officer in charge of the inquiry, is appealing for anyone who was in the area and has information which can help to contact BTP on 0800 40 50 40 or by texting 61016.
Information can also be given to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.