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#Acid Attack

# acid-attack - Tuesday 25 February, 2020

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

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 This post contains videos

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 Exclusive

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

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

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 Exclusive

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

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

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

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

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

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'

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 This post contains videos

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

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

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

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

But everyone is grand.

# acid-attack - Friday 31 January, 2014

Vandals poured acid on 26 cars at a dealership last night

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

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

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

# acid-attack - Saturday 9 March, 2013

Convictions for acid attacks triple in Pakistan under tough new laws

The Pakistani government brought in tough new penalties in a bid to stop the dozens of acid attacks which take place every year.

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