Man, 42, rushed to hospital after being attacked with ‘acid’ in public toilet

A man has been rushed to hospital after being attacked by two men with an ‘unknown liquid’ in a public toilet.

The victim, 42, said he felt a ‘burning sensation’ from the substance and fled to a nearby post office for help.

It was thrown from a clear plastic bottle and the suspects are described as two black men in dark clothing.

Police have cordoned off the area surrounding Blackbird Leys Centre, Oxford, following the incident at around 11.30am.

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source: Metro

2019-06-17 00:17
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