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Teen charged over Havering Sixth Form College acid attack

PUBLISHED: 11:53 09 February 2016 | UPDATED: 11:53 09 February 2016

Havering Sixth Form College

Havering Sixth Form College

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A teenage boy has been charged with GBH over an acid attack in a college canteen.

A 17-year-old girl was hospitalised following the lunchtime assault at Havering Sixth Form College, Wingletye Lane, Hornchurch on November 10.

A boy, also 17, has now been charged with possession of an offensive weapon and throwing a corrosive fluid with intent to burn, maim, disfigure, disable or to do grievous bodily harm.

He has been bailed to appear at Barkingside Youth Court on Wednesday next week.

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