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Men Sprayed With Ammonia In Anti-Gay Attack

Monday 9th June 2014

Police are hunting a man after ammonia was sprayed into three men's face at a bar in a homophobic attack in Vauxhall.

Vauxhall ammonia CCTV

In the early hours of Sunday 8th June, the substance was sprayed at two men outside the Lightbox nightclub in South Lambeth Place.

A third man was also sprayed in the face a short time later close to the nightclub.

Police are treating the incident as a homophobic hate crime. They believe the same man was responsible for both incidents.

Vauxhall ammonia CCTV

They have released CCTV of a man and two women they wish to speak to about the incident.

Officers are asking anyone who recognises the man in the images, or has information about the incidents, to contact them on 0208 649 2176 or 07909 906 168.