Man fatally beaten while walking home from work

The News Leader

August 4, 2010 8:40:10 AM PDT
A man who was in America for only a few months was fatally beaten while walking home from his job at a Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, fried chicken restaurant.

Police say the 37-year-old victim was attacked on 20th Avenue, near 84th Street, just after 5:30 p.m. Tuesday.

He was just a block from his apartment.

One person was taken into custody and being questioned in the attack. No charges were immediately filed.

The victim was South Asian and had been in America for just six months. However, it was not believed to be a bias crime.