Highlands & Islands

Girl assaulted by man on bus between Inverness and Kirkhill

A teenage girl has been assaulted by a man on a bus between Inverness and Kirkhill.

Police said the incident took place between 23:30 and midnight on Wednesday on the 28A Stagecoach service.

Officers are keen to speak to another male passenger who was on the bus at the time.

It is believed he intervened and informed the driver of his concerns for the passenger.

A spokeswoman for Stagecoach North Scotland said: "Passenger safety is our absolute priority and our driver took steps to intervene when concerns were raised.

"We are currently assisting the police with their investigation of this incident which will include supplying them with CCTV footage from the vehicle."

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