TV News Ross becomes the victim of an acid attack in Thursday´s first Emmerdale Posted on 02/08/2018 54 second read Debbie approaches Simon and asks him to mess Joe up in exchange for the money. At the same time, over at Home Farm, Joe fires a seething Ross for being in league with Debbie. Ross storms out, grabbing some car keys in the hall as he does so. Outside Dale View, Ross gets out of the stolen car. Simon – mistaking him for Joe – runs up and throws acid in his face, leaving Ross screaming in pain. Meanwhile, Daz tries to play peacemaker.