Woman Burns Boyfriend’s Face With Acid So That He’ll Have ‘No Other Choice But to Marry Her’

Posted on June 17, 2019 12:04 pm

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A 19-year-old Indian woman was arrested Sunday for allegedly committing an acid attack against her boyfriend in an attempt to disfigure his face and keep him from leaving her. 

The man, 24, was splashed with chemicals while riding a scooter through New Delhi, CNN-News18 reported. He was later admitted to the hospital with burns on the right side of his face.

When questioned by police, the man pointed to acquaintances of his girlfriend, and police said they initially suspected she was the target. However, they interrogated the girlfriend on Sunday and became suspicious when she tried to evade questions and gave