Police: Victim doused with bleach during assault, robbery

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BOSTON (MyFoxBoston.com) – Police are asking for the public's help identifying three women who are accused of throwing bleach in a victim's face during an assault and robbery.

According to Transit Police, the women approached a male riding a Route 28 MBTA bus in the area of 517 Blue Avenue at about 2 a.m. Sunday. A substance, believed to be bleach, was doused in the victim's face during the assault and subsequent robbery.

Other MBTA riders assisted the victim after the alleged attack.

Anyone with information regarding the identity of the suspects or the incident is asked to contact Transit Police at 617-222-1050.