Homophobic attack leaves two seriously injured in Liverpool

TWO men were targeted in a homophobic attack carried out by children in Liverpool on Saturday, leaving one of the victims with serious injuries.

Three male youths, described as aged between 12 and 15, carried out the attack at 9.20pm.

The victims are both in their thirties, Merseyside Police said.

One victim suffered injuries to his head and neck which, police said were “serious but non-life threatening” while the second suffered a minor hand injury.

Detective...
source: Morning Star Online

2019-06-23 20:53
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