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Appeal after man attacked with noxious substance in Hounslow

News   •   Oct 31, 2019 16:56 GMT

Officers are appealing for witnesses and information after a man was attacked in Hounslow.

Police were called to Hounslow Heath, Hounslow at 16:35hrs on Tuesday, 29 October following reports of a noxious substance attack.

Officers, the London Ambulance Service and London Fire Brigade attended and found a man aged in his 30s, suffering from facial injuries and slash wounds to the upper body.

He was treated by LAS before being taken to hospital; his condition is not life-threatening.

The victim was approached by three males who attacked and robbed him.

No arrests have been made at this stage. The incident is being treated as a robbery.

Officers ask anyone with information to call 101 ref CAD 5065/29 Oct.