The alleged attack is believed to be part of an ongoing conflict involving the TikTok star. In a late-night video from the hospital, Elhassan said the perpetrators “did this because if they did not respond to what I did, it would open up other news for anyone to do things like this.”
First aiders who attended the scene also received minor injuries from the chemical.
HAZMAT crew and police were on site Saturday morning to conduct further investigations, including attempts to identify the chemical used.
Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
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