Published: 08:50, 27 November 2017 |
Updated: 08:57, 27 November 2017
A man has been taken to hospital with burns after an acid attack in Dartford.
The victim reportedly had the "noxious liquid" thrown at him as he answered the door at a house in Knights Manor Way, Dartford.
Police, ambulances and fire crews were called just before 5pm yesterday.
The man is said to have suffered burns to his shoulder and neck.
A police spokesman said: "Kent Police was called at 4.50pm on Sunday 26 November 2017 to a report of an assault at a property on Knights Manor Way, Dartford, where the victim reported having a noxious liquid thrown at them.
"Officers attended along with SECAmb and Kent Fire and Rescue Service and the victim was taken to a local hospital.
"Enquiries into the circumstances surrounding the incident are ongoing."
The fire service confirmed crews attended to help police and paramedics.
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