Police are investigating an assault which took place on Broad Street, Barry, in the early hours of December 22, 2018.
A 21-year-old man was standing on Broad Street when he was approached by a man who sprayed a brown liquid from a canister into his face sometime between 4am and 4.30am.
The substance was described as smelling like pepper and is not believed to be acid.
The 21-year-old local man was taken to hospital for treatment.
Anyone who may have witnessed the incident or who has any information which could assist officers, is asked to call 101 quoting reference number 1800481420.
Alternatively, you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
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