Surveillance released of suspect in anti-gay attack in Chelsea

Thursday, July 06, 2017 08:39PM
NYPD released surveillance video of the suspect wanted in an anti-gay attack in Chelsea.


CHELSEA, Manhattan - Police in Manhattan released video in their search for the suspect in an anti-gay hate crime in Chelsea.

Cops say the suspect walked up to a 44-year-old man and punched him repeatedly while making anti-gay remarks.

It happened on June 26th at West 27th Street and 6th Avenue.

The victim suffered abrasions to his face.

The suspect was last seen walking with a bicycle by his side.

The NYPD's Hate Crimes Task Force is investigating.
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