14-year-old boy arrested over acid attack which ‘blinded’ pizza delivery driver

Police at the scene in Walthamstow (Picture: SWNS)

A 14-year-old has been arrested after an acid attack left a driver with ‘terrible eye injuries’.

The victim, 32, was on his way to deliver a pizza when two men rode up on another moped around 6pm on Thursday.

As the pair tried to take his bike, they repeatedly sprayed acid on his face leaving him fighting for his life, police believe.

He is in an induced coma and is likely to lose his sight completely after the attack.

The Met Police said a teenage boy has been arrested on suspicion of GBH in relation to this attack,


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