Teen arrested for attack with a caustic substance in London
In the east of London Thursday night, five attacks have taken place and people have a caustic substance in their face were thrown. The police in the night of Thursday to Friday a teenager arrested, suspected of some of the attacks.
The boy is suspected of the inflicting of serious bodily injury, and robbery. The police suspected that the incidents are related to each other, reports the BBC.
The attacks were happening all within a period of an hour and a half in the neighbourhoods of Hackney and Stoke Newington. According to the London police drove the attackers on a moped.
The victims of the attack have been transferred to the hospital. One of them would have permanent injuries.
The police has started an investigation. It is not clear what substance it is.