San Diego Gay Bashers Appear in Court

Balboa_1Three men accused of stabbing gay men and beating them with a baseball bat following last week’s San Diego Gay Pride festival appeared in court Thursday, and prosecutors revealed that a fourth individual was involved, who shaved the head of one of the suspects in order to disguise him..

NBC San Diego: “Charged in the case are James Carroll, 24, who is facing at least two attempted-murder charges, and Lyon Tatum, 18. He also faces charges that he stabbed one of the victims. Named today as a fourth suspect was Kenneth James Lincoln, 23. He has been charged as an accessory and is accused of harboring the suspects in the case.”

The suspects pleaded not guilty.

The 16-year-old male, who is the fourth suspect in the case, has yet to appear in court.

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