First Picture of Woman Charge over Ilford Acid attack

A woman has been charged in connection with an incident in Ilford that left a man with serious injuries after a noxious substance was thrown at him.

Makayla Hajaig 19 of Barley Lane, Chadwell Heath has been charged with robbery, section 18 GBH with intent and ABH.

She will appear in custody at Barkingside Magistrates’ Court this morning (Tuesday, 19 June).

Hajaig was arrested on Sunday, 17 June.

Enquiries continue to trace two men, William Deo, 20, and Gavin Okwu-Brewis, 29, in connection with this offence.

They should not be approached; anyone with information about their location is asked to call police on 999 quoting reference 8771/13 June.

Alternatively tweet @MetCC or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.