Five rounded up in Zanzibar Acid Attack
August 10 , 2013
Five men have been rounded up for questioning by the police after two tourists were attacked with acid in Zanzibar. One of those men could be a shopkeeper who had an argument with Kirstie Trup and Katie Gee before the attack.
According to a Muslim imam in the region, Uamsho could also be behind the attack but a police commissioner said that the extremist group is is one of the "many avenues of investigation".
Both the girls are back in their country and are expected to make full recovery. A medical orderly who had witnessed the attack said it could have been worse.