Third assault on gay man in Manhattan

WABC-TV New York
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May 14, 2013

There have been a series of attacks against gay men in Manhattan. There have been three of them in a week. The latest victim Eyewitness News learned about was coming out of "Pieces", a bar on Christopher Street on May 8th. He was hailing a cab when he was assaulted by two men who were yelling gay slurs. He was not seriously hurt. But Nick Porto wasn't quite so lucky. Porto and his partner Kevin Atkins were attacked outside Madison Square Garden.