Another Anti-Gay Assault in Manhattan’s Soho Neighborhood

Another anti-gay attack took place less early Tuesday morning in NYC's Soho neighboorhood, CBS New York reports:

PrincebroadwayThe incident happened around 5:20 a.m. Tuesday. Police said the couple, ages 41 and 42, were walking on Broadway near Prince Street when two men began yelling anti-gay slurs.

A physical altercation ensued and one of the victims suffered an eye injury, police said.

Fabian Ortiz and Pedro Jiminez were arrested and are being charged with third degree assault as a hate crime, police said.

Posted May 21, 2013 at 3:09pm ETC by Andy Towle
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