NYPD: 7 gang members beat up gay recruit, 2 others

October 9, 2010 7:27:32 AM PDT
Members of a street gang who discovered one of their teenage recruits was gay brutally beat and tortured him and two other people in gruesome assaults, police said. The attack came amid heightened attention nationwide to anti-gay bullying after a string of suicides attributed to it last month.