Police investigating possible hate crime involving social worker in Brooklyn

Saturday, August 26, 2017 11:58PM
Joe Torres has more on a man who was assaulted in a possible hate crime in Bed-Stuy.


BEDFORD-STUYVESANT, Brooklyn - Police are investigating a possible hate crime involving a social services worker in Brooklyn.

The incident happened early Saturday morning at Franklin and Fulton Streets in Bedford-Stuyvesant. Police say a group of men made anti-gay remarks assaulted at least one other man.

A spokesperson for the Mayor's office said it was a social services worker who was badly beaten. He is being treated at the hospital.
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