A man has reportedly been “assaulted with boiling hot water” on Walworth Road, leading to a police appeal for witnesses.
Police were called to the scene near the junction with Carter Place at 5.37pm on Thursday, November 10 to reports of the scalding attack.
London Ambulance Service and Met Police officers attended. Thankfully, his condition is not believed to be life-threatening or life-changing.
No arrests have been made enquiries are ongoing to establish the circumstances of the incident.
Anyone with information is asked to call 101 quoting CAD 5659/10Nov. To remain anonymous, contact the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.