1. London

Acid attack teenager is jailed

A 16-year-old boy who threw acid at a woman on her doorstep in Essex has been sentenced to more than eight years in jail. 28-year-old Tara Quigley suffered horrific burns to her face and body in the attack and has undergone two skin grafts.

View all 6 updates ›

Teenager sentenced for Essex doorstep acid attack

A 16-year-old boy who threw acid at a woman on her doorstep in Essex has been sentenced to more than eight years in jail. 28-year-old Tara Quigley suffered horrific burns to her face and body in the attack and has undergone two skin grafts.

Tara Quigley Credit: Met POlice

The teenager, who can now be named for the first itme as Liam Robert Sibbons sprayed a solution of chromic acid at her after she answered the door to him at her home in Romford in April.

More top news