Southampton Acid Mum Blinded after Attack

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TWO brothers were being hunted by cops yesterday suspected of throwing acid in the face of a mum of six.

 

Billy, 22, and Geoffrey Midmore, 26, are on the run after Carla Whitlock was attacked on a night out with her boyfriend.

Carla, 37, suffered horrific burns to her face, neck and arm and will be in hospital for up to two months.

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Doctors have warned she may be permanently blinded in her right eye. A relative said: "She is in a lot of pain and is very badly scarred. We don't understand why this has happened."

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Carla was out on Friday evening when two men hurled approximately 200ml of acid in her face at Guildhall Square, Southampton. A nearby bar worker said: "Her face looked like it was melting."

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The Midmores, from London, are both stocky. Geoffrey is 5ft 1in with a tattooed back showing an image of Jesus and Satan with the words "Same s***, different day". 5ft 8in Billy has a scar on his left arm.

Tattoos . . Geoffrey Det Insp Will Whale said: "I appeal to Billy and Geoffrey to give themselves up now. We consider them to be dangerous individuals and clearly a potential risk to members of the public."

 

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