Police were called to Brixton Road, SW9 at 13:45hrs on Tuesday 8th by London Ambulance following reports of a woman in her twenties being the victim of a noxious substance attack. She may have been on a bus. Officers and paramedics are on scene. No arrests. Police have advised they await an update on the woman’s condition before further information is released
Further update from police:The woman injured on the bus as a result of the suspected noxious substance has been taken to hospital. Her condition is not life changing or life threatening. No major burns. Enquiries continue to trace the single male suspect. This appears to be targeted and not random attack.
Update: The A23 Brixton Rd remains restricted Southbound by Brixton station as Police remain at the scene.