The Nassau County Police Department (NCPD) is looking for the suspect who threw acid on a Pakistani woman in New York in March.
Nafiah Fatima Ikram, 21, felt something wasn’t right when she noticed a man standing at the corner of her Arlington Avenue residence in Elmont, New York the evening of March 17, she told ABC7’s CeFaan Kim.
A Pakistani woman nearly died after falling victim to an acid attack just outside her home in Elmont, New York last month.
Hofstra University student Nafiah Fatima, 21, was helping her mother unload a car at their Arlington Avenue residence when the male suspect suddenly appeared around 8:15 p.m. on March 17.
Japanese nationals in Paris are on edge after receiving an email about a Japanese citizen who was attacked with acid.
What happened: On Feb. 10, three assailants approached a group of Japanese citizens in the 17th arrondissement of Paris, Le Figaro reports.
A couple from British Columbia, Canada were the victims of an acid attack that has left one of them hospitalized with life-changing burns and multiple stab wounds.
Tram (Tammy) Nguyen and her boyfriend Nghiêm (Tom) Võ were in Quang Mai, Vietnam (just east of Ho Chi Minh City) celebrating the Lunar New Year when the apparently random attack occurred.
A man in Smyrna, Tennessee, is in critical condition after falling victim to an acid attack which took place in his home.
Christopher Phiouthong was attacked on April 5 with an “extremely corrosive acid” while in the shower. He has since been at an area hospital.
A graduate student took his own life after attacking another student with a corrosive substance on the National Taiwan University (NTU) campus in Taiwan.
The horrific incident, which took place around midnight on Friday in front of an NTU women’s dorm, left the suspect, identified only by his last name Chang, dead and three others injured, UDN reported (via Taiwan News).
An elderly female Vietnamese shopkeeper in East London recently fell victim to a group of robbers who, after mercilessly spraying acid on her face, gave her a brutal beating as she lay defenseless on the ground.
According to court documents, 24-year-old Sadik Kamara also sprayed industrial-strength drain cleaner into the mouth of 51-year-old Quyen Bui when she attempted to scream for help during the attack on March 10.
An Indian acid attack victim found her true love through accidentally dialing the wrong number.
The woman, named Lalita Ben Bansi, has undergone 17 surgeries since she was attacked five years ago by a family member who splashed acid on her face.