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Man hit with acid in alleged racist attack in Milwaukee

A man was reportedly hit with acid in an alleged racist incident in Milwaukee.
Local TV station WTMJ, citing police, reported that a person threw acid at another person’s face after an argument. The TV station described the incident as an “alleged racist attack.”
The victim and witnesses said that the attacker shouted “Go back to your country,” while throwing the acid, according to WTMJ.
The victim was reportedly treated at a local hospital for second-degree burns.
TV station TMJ-4 reported Sunday that a 61-year-old man was arrested for aggravated battery at the location where the acid attack occurred
The news outlet noted that police did not confirm whether the arrest was connected to the acid attack.