24 Jun, 2022 @ 16:45
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Sleeping homeless couple get flammable liquid thrown over faces in street in Spain’s Barcelona

Sleeping homeless couple get flammable liquid thrown over faces in street in Spain's Barcelona
Cordon Press image.......Raval, Barcelona

A homeless Barcelona couple have been treated for minor facial burns after flammable liquid was thrown at them while they were sleeping in the street.

Police have arrested a homeless man over the assault.

The couple were attacked at around 8.00 am on Friday on Calle Cervello in the Raval district of Barcelona which has a number of homeless people in the area.

The man and woman managed to get to a local health centre themselves to receive treatment.

Police took a statement and their description of the assailant matched a homeless man known to authorities.

Officers combed the Raval area and arrested the aggressor some three hours after the assault.

It’s not known what motivated the attack.

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