Acid attacks are a growing epidemic in London.
Five robberies where acid was thrown in victims’ faces overnight on Thursday shocked the capital, but showed how acid is growing in popularity as a weapon of choice.
And a chilling interview with an attacker in an upcoming VICE documentary reveals how thugs are combining the weapon with knives, with devastating effect.
He said: ‘I’ve heard about people putting (acid) on a knife, stabbing someone, so the wound doesn’t heal and that.’
The documentary, which… Read the full story