A woman hurled racist abuse and threatened to ‘stab commuters in the face’ on a train near an underground station.
British Transport Police were made aware of the abuse on a c2c train near West Ham underground station, which took place just after 11pm on July 16.
In the astonishing footage seen by EssexLive, the woman is recorded calling one commuter a ‘f****** Algerian c***’ before threatening to ‘knock him out’ and ‘spit on his face’.
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The currently unidentified woman continues to hurl abuse at the commuter before saying to her friend that she would “smash up some f***ing Asian guy”.
During the vile racist abuse, the video appears to show her brunette friend laugh, with the blonde woman, dressed in a purple and white design outfit, screaming at the man: “Listen! Don’t ever raise your f***ing… hands! You understand? If you see me, I’ll cut your head off”.
She then told him she would “stab him in the f***ing face”.
The woman then clocks the person recording her outburst, telling him that she ‘doesn’t care’ about being recorded and tells them to ‘carry on’.
She shouted: “Carry on recording me because I don’t care. I don’t give a f***. You’re some civilian motherf***** from the middle of Essex”.
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The person videoing replies: “You don’t know me. At the end of the day, it’s a public train. I don’t know why you’re getting lairy. It’s a public train.”
But the woman then continues her rampage and responded: “You’re an Essex boy, you’re a countryside boy, do your homework. Even if your b*****s are countryside b*****s.”
After the cameraman said that she ‘is a lady and should act like one’ and should ‘act with more self-respect’, the woman told him that she would ‘stab him in the face’.
The woman then seemingly became physically aggressive, telling people to ‘get off the train’.
The woman could also be seen with a ‘death before dishonour’ tattoo, which is an American patriotic symbol, usually associated with the military. People who get this tattoo have usually served their country.
British Transport Police has now launched an investigation into the ongoing matter and has urged anyone with information to contact them.
A spokesperson for Biritsh Transport Police said: “British Transport Police received a report of a racially aggravated public order offence on-board a train near West Ham Underground station at 11.31pm on Friday, July 16.
“Enquiries into this incident remain ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to contact BTP by texting 61016 or calling 0800 40 50 40 quoting reference 749 of 16/07/21.”
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