etectives have launched a CCTV enchantment after one man was blinded and the opposite hospitalised following a suspected acid assault in south London.
The person – who neither of the victims knew – threw a cup of corrosive liquid over them earlier than working away.
Each victims had been hospitalised after the assault, and one is now struggling everlasting sight-loss, Scotland Yard reported.
One of many victims stated the identical man had turned up at his home three months earlier than the assault claiming to have a letter for him.
When the sufferer went to gather the letter, the person punched him within the face with a bicycle chain wrapped round his fist.
At this stage the id of the attacker and the motive behind the assault stay unknown, the drive stated.
Nonetheless, they want to converse to the person pictured in reference to the incident.
The suspect is described as a slim white or Asian man in his thirties.
On the time of the assault he was carrying a blue medical masks, a protracted black jacket with the hood up, black trousers and footwear.
Anybody with data is requested to contact police on 101 or tweet @MetCC quoting CAD1273/07DEC20.