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Hackney nightclub acid attack leaves at least 12 injured

CHAOS: Mangle nightclub

AN ACID attack took place in east London, leaving at least 12 people with burns.

The incident at Mangle nightclub in Hackney caused chaos after a man sprayed acid inside the club which caused hundreds of clubbers to evacuate from Sidworth Street, Hackney, after police were called at around 01:10 BST.

According to the BBC, officers believe a man threw acid at two men after a dispute between two groups inside the venue.

Two men in their 20s are currently in hospital in serious but stable conditions, whilst ten other people have been treated for minor injuries.

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