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#Acid Attack

# acid-attack - Friday 8 April, 2022

Man arrested following suspected acid attack outside Belfast shop
# Acid Attack
# Acid Attack

Man arrested following suspected acid attack outside Belfast shop

Apr 8th 2022, 7:44 AM 9,906 Views 4 Comments

The incident happened around 2.45pm yesterday.

# acid-attack - Tuesday 25 February, 2020

'I keep to myself more than in the past': Teenagers attacked with acid discuss impact on their lives
# Waterford
# Waterford

'I keep to myself more than in the past': Teenagers attacked with acid discuss impact on their lives

Feb 25th 2020, 11:26 AM 18,005 Views 0 Comments

One of the victim’s mother said the incident had changed her son.

# acid-attack - Thursday 2 May, 2019

Waterford teenager says he 'can’t describe' pain of chemical attack but adds his sight is returning
# Tega Agberhiere
# Tega Agberhiere

Waterford teenager says he 'can’t describe' pain of chemical attack but adds his sight is returning

May 2nd 2019, 6:15 PM 47,465 Views 48 Comments

Tega Agberhiere has thanked people for their kind messages.

# acid-attack - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

'He was in so much pain': Teenager moved to Cork hospital for treatment after chemical attack
# Waterford
# Waterford

'He was in so much pain': Teenager moved to Cork hospital for treatment after chemical attack

Updated Apr 30th 2019, 1:54 PM 76,566 Views 91 Comments

Tega Agberhiere was one of three teenage boys attacked with a chemical in Waterford last Thursday.

# acid-attack - Thursday 4 October, 2018

Man who acted as lookout while gang sprayed acid on shopkeeper's face in UK jailed for ten years
# Acid Attack
# Acid Attack

Man who acted as lookout while gang sprayed acid on shopkeeper's face in UK jailed for ten years

Oct 4th 2018, 10:40 AM 19,368 Views 12 Comments

Peter Brown waited outside the shop as four other men carried out the attack.

# acid-attack - Wednesday 29 August, 2018

Lithuanian gang member 'unaccounted for' after CAB raids Dublin homes and seizes electronic devices
# Raids
# Raids

Lithuanian gang member 'unaccounted for' after CAB raids Dublin homes and seizes electronic devices

Aug 29th 2018, 12:05 AM 62,414 Views 49 Comments

The gang is suspected of carrying out an acid attack on a serving drugs garda.

# acid-attack - Sunday 29 July, 2018

Garda injured in acid attack was tracked as he left Dublin garda station to return home after shift
# Acid Attack
# Acid Attack

Garda injured in acid attack was tracked as he left Dublin garda station to return home after shift

Jul 29th 2018, 9:00 PM 150,838 Views 51 Comments

The incident may have been captured on CCTV.

# acid-attack - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

Five charged in UK over acid attack on three-year-old boy
# GBH
# GBH

Five charged in UK over acid attack on three-year-old boy

Jul 25th 2018, 7:44 AM 16,554 Views 0 Comments

The boy has been released from hospital but the implications of his injuries are unknown.

# acid-attack - Monday 23 July, 2018

Three men arrested after suspected acid attack on three-year-old boy in the UK
# Worcester
# Worcester

Three men arrested after suspected acid attack on three-year-old boy in the UK

Jul 23rd 2018, 7:07 AM 22,988 Views 15 Comments

The three men were arrested in London after the attack at a shop in Worcester.

# acid-attack - Sunday 22 July, 2018

3-year-old boy seriously injured in suspected acid attack in England
# Worcester
# Worcester

3-year-old boy seriously injured in suspected acid attack in England

Jul 22nd 2018, 11:22 AM 63,486 Views 63 Comments

Police are looking to speak with three men in relation to the incident.

# acid-attack - Monday 16 July, 2018

Gardaí received intelligence that officer was under threat weeks before attack
# Acid Attack
# Acid Attack

Gardaí received intelligence that officer was under threat weeks before attack

Jul 16th 2018, 12:05 AM 45,361 Views 34 Comments

An investigation into the attack is ongoing.

# acid-attack - Saturday 14 July, 2018

Revealed: The human trafficking heroin gang behind an acid attack on a drugs garda
# Under Investigation
# Under Investigation

Revealed: The human trafficking heroin gang behind an acid attack on a drugs garda

Jul 14th 2018, 9:00 PM 52,841 Views 64 Comments

Gardaí have been investigating this gang for a number of years.

# acid-attack - Saturday 7 July, 2018

Garda having his home fortified with CCTV and toughened glass following acid attack
# Intimidation
# Intimidation

Garda having his home fortified with CCTV and toughened glass following acid attack

Jul 7th 2018, 4:41 PM 42,526 Views 65 Comments

The garda has a young family.

# acid-attack - Thursday 5 July, 2018

Drugs unit garda suffers acid attack at hands of heroin gang he's investigating
# Acid Attack
# Acid Attack

Drugs unit garda suffers acid attack at hands of heroin gang he's investigating

Updated Jul 5th 2018, 11:26 PM 90,352 Views 91 Comments

The officer received minor injuries to his face and hand at the start of last month and gang members separately turned up outside his child’s school.

# acid-attack - Friday 20 April, 2018

London man jailed for 16 years over acid attack that melted victims' skin and clothes
# John Tomlin
# John Tomlin

London man jailed for 16 years over acid attack that melted victims' skin and clothes

Apr 20th 2018, 10:44 PM 25,894 Views 38 Comments

Both victims suffered extensive burns to their faces and bodies and have required plastic surgery.

# acid-attack - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

Ex-partner of reality star who was convicted of acid attack caught with mobile phone in prison
# ARTHUR COLLINS
# ARTHUR COLLINS

Ex-partner of reality star who was convicted of acid attack caught with mobile phone in prison

Dec 27th 2017, 4:26 PM 13,339 Views 10 Comments

He will be sentenced in relation to the prohibited item on a later date.

# acid-attack - Friday 8 December, 2017

Two London men who sprayed corrosive fluid in the face of two women get 28 years in jail
# Ammonia
# Ammonia

Two London men who sprayed corrosive fluid in the face of two women get 28 years in jail

Dec 8th 2017, 8:40 PM 51,683 Views 87 Comments

The men were part of a gang who robbed a store earlier this year.

# acid-attack - Monday 4 December, 2017

Woman left seriously injured after acid poured over her face and hands in South Dublin
# Acid Attack
# Acid Attack

Woman left seriously injured after acid poured over her face and hands in South Dublin

Dec 4th 2017, 2:07 PM 48,841 Views 90 Comments

The attack happened shortly after 10pm on Friday night.

# acid-attack - Monday 27 November, 2017

London man pleads guilty to acid attack that melted victims' skin and clothes
# Acid Attack
# Acid Attack

London man pleads guilty to acid attack that melted victims' skin and clothes

Nov 27th 2017, 8:10 PM 25,470 Views 0 Comments

Both victims suffered extensive burns to their faces and bodies and have required plastic surgery.

# acid-attack - Sunday 5 November, 2017

Teenager (16) arrested after acid attack leaves delivery driver 'fighting for his life'
# London
# London

Teenager (16) arrested after acid attack leaves delivery driver 'fighting for his life'

Nov 5th 2017, 12:12 PM 51,533 Views 26 Comments

The man is in a critical condition in hospital after the incident. He may lose his sight in both eyes.

# acid-attack - Friday 3 November, 2017

Teen arrested after London acid attack leaves fast-food delivery driver fighting for his life
# Acid Attack
# Acid Attack

Teen arrested after London acid attack leaves fast-food delivery driver fighting for his life

Nov 3rd 2017, 4:03 PM 19,846 Views 48 Comments

He remains in hospital in a life-threatening condition and is likely to lose the sight in both eyes.

# acid-attack - Wednesday 1 November, 2017

'It had a devastating impact': Two jailed for acid attack outside London grocery store
# Prison
# Prison

'It had a devastating impact': Two jailed for acid attack outside London grocery store

Nov 1st 2017, 10:25 PM 25,483 Views 41 Comments

One of the victims lost 20% of his vision as a result of his injuries.

# acid-attack - Friday 1 September, 2017

Appeal for witnesses after London delivery driver sprayed with acid
# Acid Attack
# Acid Attack

Appeal for witnesses after London delivery driver sprayed with acid

Sep 1st 2017, 7:44 AM 21,494 Views 29 Comments

The victim was attacked through the window of his car.

# acid-attack - Saturday 5 August, 2017

Here's what to do if you witness an acid attack
# Advice
# Advice

Here's what to do if you witness an acid attack

Aug 5th 2017, 8:00 AM 24,095 Views 31 Comments

Removing contaminated clothing and washing off the acid with copious amounts of water can minimise scarring and need for surgical reconstruction.

# acid-attack - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

Two men attacked with 'noxious substance' in London this evening
# Acid Attack
# Acid Attack

Two men attacked with 'noxious substance' in London this evening

Jul 25th 2017, 9:34 PM 19,096 Views 21 Comments

Both men have been taken to hospital for treatment.

# acid-attack - Saturday 15 July, 2017

'I was just screaming... It felt like someone threw fire in my face':  Acid attack victim
# London
# London

'I was just screaming... It felt like someone threw fire in my face': Acid attack victim

Jul 15th 2017, 3:10 PM 13,249 Views 12 Comments

Delivery driver Jabed Hussain (32) was one of five people attacked with acid in London on Thursday.

# acid-attack - Friday 14 July, 2017

Two teenage boys arrested after acid thrown in the faces of five people across east London
# Acid Attack Spree
# Acid Attack Spree

Two teenage boys arrested after acid thrown in the faces of five people across east London

Jul 14th 2017, 3:26 PM 82,404 Views 105 Comments

The attacks took place over the course of about an hour.

# acid-attack - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

Man charged over acid attack on 21-year-old woman and her cousin
# East London
# East London

Man charged over acid attack on 21-year-old woman and her cousin

Jul 11th 2017, 7:39 AM 14,497 Views 0 Comments

A man threw acid through their car window as they sat in traffic in Newham.

# acid-attack - Monday 10 July, 2017

Acid attack suspect hands himself in to police in east London
# John Tomlin
# John Tomlin

Acid attack suspect hands himself in to police in east London

Jul 10th 2017, 11:46 AM 21,017 Views 35 Comments

Jameel Muhktar and Resham Khan were left with life-changing injuries following the attack.

# acid-attack - Friday 30 June, 2017

'If this was a white person .. It'd be all over the news': Muslim acid attack victim speaks out
# London
# London

'If this was a white person .. It'd be all over the news': Muslim acid attack victim speaks out

Jun 30th 2017, 12:21 PM 32,952 Views 99 Comments

The pair were attacked with acid while sitting in their car.

# acid-attack - Monday 24 April, 2017

Reality star whose boyfriend was arrested for acid attack confirms she is pregnant
# TOWIE
# TOWIE

Reality star whose boyfriend was arrested for acid attack confirms she is pregnant

Apr 24th 2017, 6:46 PM 32,194 Views 33 Comments

Ferne McCann said she does not wish to discuss her now-ex boyfriend.

# acid-attack - Sunday 23 April, 2017

Boyfriend of reality TV star arrested over acid attack in London nightclub
# TOWIE
# TOWIE

Boyfriend of reality TV star arrested over acid attack in London nightclub

Apr 23rd 2017, 8:00 AM 24,093 Views 0 Comments

The incident left two people partially blinded and others disfigured.

# acid-attack - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

Police hunting boyfriend of reality star in connection with London nightclub acid attack
# TOWIE
# TOWIE

Police hunting boyfriend of reality star in connection with London nightclub acid attack

Apr 19th 2017, 1:34 PM 42,457 Views 28 Comments

Last night police said that they wanted to speak to 25-year-old Arthur Collins in connection with the attack.

# acid-attack - Friday 9 September, 2016

Two years after having her face doused in acid, survivor wows New York Fashion Week
# Strutting Her Stuff
# Strutting Her Stuff

Two years after having her face doused in acid, survivor wows New York Fashion Week

Sep 9th 2016, 4:39 PM 28,947 Views 10 Comments

Reshma Qureshi was attacked by her brother-in-law in India.

# acid-attack - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

Men jailed in UK for "barbaric" acid attack on woman
# Courts
# Courts

Men jailed in UK for "barbaric" acid attack on woman

Jun 22nd 2016, 8:58 AM 22,300 Views 27 Comments

The victim was blinded in one eye after she was sprayed with drain cleaner outside a restaurant.

# acid-attack - Thursday 14 January, 2016

An acid attack survivor is now fronting a major fashion campaign
# Face Of Courage
# Face Of Courage

An acid attack survivor is now fronting a major fashion campaign

Jan 14th 2016, 3:31 PM 18,291 Views 19 Comments

Lakshmi Saa has been campaigning for years for the survivors of such attacks in India.

# acid-attack - Thursday 16 April, 2015

Fire fighters in hazmat suits called to Trinity College after acid spill
# Dropping Acid
# Dropping Acid

Fire fighters in hazmat suits called to Trinity College after acid spill

Apr 16th 2015, 6:14 PM 19,235 Views 23 Comments

But everyone is grand.

# acid-attack - Friday 31 January, 2014

Vandals poured acid on 26 cars at a dealership last night
# Acid Stripping
# Acid Stripping

Vandals poured acid on 26 cars at a dealership last night

Jan 31st 2014, 2:38 PM 33,201 Views 27 Comments

Police are looking for three men in connection with the crime.

# acid-attack - Thursday 23 January, 2014

London woman driven by jealousy attacks former friend with acid
# Acid Attack
# Acid Attack

London woman driven by jealousy attacks former friend with acid

Jan 23rd 2014, 10:48 PM 51,851 Views 80 Comments

Mary Konye followed her victim Naomi Oni before throwing a glass cup of sulfuric acid on her.

# acid-attack - Thursday 8 August, 2013

Two British teenagers attacked with acid on volunteering trip to Zanzibar
# Acid Attack
# Acid Attack

Two British teenagers attacked with acid on volunteering trip to Zanzibar

Aug 8th 2013, 3:22 PM 16,373 Views 72 Comments

Two teenagers volunteering at an orphanage on the African island had acid thrown at them as they walked through a popular tourist area.

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