Carla Whitlock acid attack: More time to question men
30 September 2015
From the section Hampshire & Isle of Wight
The mother-of-six was attacked in Guildhall Square, Southampton
Police investigating an acid attack on a woman in Southampton have been given more time to question two men.
Carla Whitlock, 37, suffered serious burns after acid was thrown in her face outside the Turtle Bay restaurant in Southampton, on 18 September.
Hampshire Police said they had been given an extension to continue questioning brothers Billy and Geoffrey Midmore.
The men, aged 22 and 26, from London, were arrested in Kent on Monday night.
A 33-year-old woman also arrested on suspicion assisting an offender, has been released on bail until 20 November.
Ms Whitlock who suffered burns to her face, neck and arms has been released from hospital but has been told she may …read more
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