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Teenager arrested after five acid attacks in London in 90 minutes

Teenager arrested after five acid attacks in London in 90 minutes

"Any witnesses, anyone with information or in possession of footage of these incidents should contact police on 101 or tweet @MetCC".

The BBC reports that two men on a moped threw a corrosive substance on the faces of four people in different locations around the city's east.

The victims were taken to hospital, with one of them suffering what has been described as "life-changing injuries".

The assaults involved victims having their mopeds stolen by two men on a moped, police added.

Metropolitan Police said they were treating the separate attacks within 90 minutes on Thursday night as linked. His injuries were not life-threatening, police said.

The victims have all been taken to hospital.

At 11.05pm, the attackers swooped on a man in Shoreditch High Street, hurling acid in his face.

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The Met said the teenage suspect remains in custody at an east London police station.

Police said a man was doused with a corrosive liquid around 15 minutes later on Cazenove Road causing "life-changing" facial injuries.

A man on a moped was in traffic when two men on a moped pulled up alongside him, sprayed liquid in his face, before stealing his vehicle.

One man has been left with "life changing injuries" with three others taken to hospital for treatment.

"Following the incidents in Hackney, officers were made aware of a similar attack reported in Islington".

Two Australian sisters were seriously burnt in April after acid was flung into the Mangle nightclub in East London. Both experienced "painful" burns, though their faces were not touched.

Resham Khan, 21, was celebrating her birthday with her cousin Jameel Mukhtar when they were attacked, they claim.


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