12/02/2019 15:45 GMT

Two Injured In Suspected Acid Attack In Bloomsbury

The men needed hospital treatment.

Two men are in hospital after a suspected acid attack in London’s Bloomsbury. 

Police were called to Argyle Square at 1.33pm to reports of a fight between two groups of males. 

All parties had left the location before officers arrived at the scene. 

A Met Police spokesman said: “Two men were later found nearby with facial injuries reported to have been caused by a corrosive substance. 

“They have been taken to a nearby hospital and we await an update on their condition.” 

No arrests have been made and inquires continue.