Robber sexually assaults man, shouts gay slurs

September 26, 2011 7:12:35 AM PDT
Police in Brooklyn are searching for a male robber they say sexually assaulted another man and shouted anti-gay slurs.

The NYPD says 21-year-old Julius Wright, also known as Stinky, pretended to have a gun when he approached the victim on September 5 in Bushwick.

Police say Wright stole the 24-year-old's cell phone, asked him about his sexual orientation and then sexually assaulted him.

The victim was taken to Woodhull Medical Center in stable condition and later released.

Police ask anyone with information about the incident to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.