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Man Accused Of Throwing Acid In Woman's Face

Posted January 29, 2005 3:39 a.m. EST

— Police said Saturday they are searching for a man allegedly involved in an act of domestic violence.

Kinston police said Donya Meadows was walking through a parking lot, when her former boyfriend, Jerry Simmons Sr., allegedly threw boiling acid on her face.

Meadows' vision is getting better. Doctors said her skin will heal in a few months.

Simmons is considered armed and dangerous.